Business of Fashion has organized a movement entitled #TiedTogether in order to promote the diversity and unity. Designers, models, influencers, make-up, artists, stylists, publicists to wear white bandanas to fashion shows.
Not only influencers in the fashion and entertainment world are encouraged to participate but anyone who is interested in supporting the humanity, equal rights and unity with hashtag – #TiedTogether. According to BoF, this is not a political statement.
“This is not a political statement, it is a positive statement in support of humanity.”
The founder of Business of Fashion, Imran Amed wrote a letter saying:
“In fashion, visuals often speak louder than words…make a simple and singular visual statement: wear a white bandana as a sign to the world that you believe in the common bonds of humankind — regardless of race, sexuality, gender or religion.”
Tommy Hilfiger will kick off the event at the fashion show at 5PM EST, featuring models wearing white bandanas on the runway. Designers like 3.1. Phillip Lim, Thakoon, Prabal Gurung and Diane Von Furstenberg will also participate.