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Watch: Supermodels in the Age of Social Media [theFashionDish]

To make it big in the industry today, it’s not enough for a model to be gorgeous and know how to work the runway, she also needs to build her brand via social media. In fact, a large Instagram and Twitter following can directly influence whether a model is booked for a job. In this episode of theFashionDish, our experts discuss the success of girls like Gigi Hadid and Kendall Jenner (coined instagirls by Vogue) who have millions of followers and an impressive ability to connect with their fans. Find out what our Dishers had to say in the clip above.

Previously on theFashionDish: How Important Is “Theater” at Fashion Week?

About theFashionDish, Season Three

On the final evening of New York Fashion Week Fall 2015, we brought together seven incredible, outspoken industry insiders for our third season of theFashionDish. Hosted by Robert Verdi, watch in the coming weeks as our Dishers debate a number of thought-provoking and often controversial topics, including size diversity on the runways, Instamodels and the theater of fashion.

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