While the BBC may be in hot water for the gender disparity highlighted in its recent salary report, there has been little said about the state of pay within the fashion industry.
A new study, however, has shed some light on the situation – and women come out on top.
Reportedly earning around 75% more than their male counterparts, women make up 9 of the top 10 highest earning models in British fashion.
Losing her place in the top spot is Kate Moss, who has been overtaken financially by friend and model 19 years her junior Cara Delevingne.
Earning £8 million a year, Delevingne has the power of Instagram to thank for her £22,000 a day salary according to new research conducted by lingerie brand Bluebella based on catwalk day rates and commercial deals.
With over 40 million Instagram followers – compared to Moss’s agency account’s 631,000 – the 24-year-old model-turned-actress dominates a more influential …