Meet Peche Di – the woman who launched New York’s first transgender modelling agency

Meet Peche Di – the woman who launched New York’s first transgender modelling agency

It’s well-known that the fashion industry has a diversity problem, but things are changing – particularly when it comes to transgender representation. In 2016, a reality TV show called Strut aired in the US, which followed the lives of trans models represented by Slay Model Management – the first transgender-only modelling agency.

This month, Andreja Pejic, arguably one of the most famous trans models in the world, appeared on the front cover of Harper’s Bazaar Serbia – making her the first trans model to be featured on the front of any edition of the magazine.

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