Gold Coast influencer Sophie Guidolin is slammed for ‘cultural appropriation’

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Gold Coast influencer is accused of ‘cultural appropriation’ after asking followers whether or not she ought to gown up as Pocahontas or Princess Jasmine for Halloween

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An influencer has been accused of ‘cultural appropriation’ after asking her followers if she ought to gown up as Pocahontas or Princess Jasmine for a Halloween social gathering.

Sophie Guidolin, 32, posted a ballot on Instagram Stories so followers might assist her determine, however she confronted criticism as a result of she is white and Pocahontas and Princess Jasmine are each ladies of color.

Pocahontas was a Native American lady from the seventeenth century whose life story was fictionalised within the 1995 Disney film of the identical identify. Princess Jasmine is a fictional Arabian character from the 1992 Disney animation Aladdin. 

Over Influencers, an Instagram account that paperwork social media gaffes, reposted Guidolin’s ballot, main some critics to accuse her of cultural insensitivity.

‘It’s 2021. People have been pulled up for this earlier than. What planet are you residing on to suppose this is nonetheless okay? Let me guess, they’re white ladies making a approach as influencers residing on the Gold Coast,’ one individual commented.

‘The two princesses you simply should not gown up as,’ one other wrote.

‘Why not simply go ‘black-face’? Would be same-same. #fail,’ a 3rd added.

Poll: Guidolin, 32, posted this poll on Instagram so fans could help her decide, but she faced criticism because she is white and Pocahontas and Princess Jasmine are both women of colour

Poll: Guidolin, 32, posted this ballot on Instagram so followers might assist her determine, however she confronted criticism as a result of she is white and Pocahontas and Princess Jasmine are each ladies of color

One critic identified: ‘Pocahontas was primarily based on a 12-year-old native lady who was kidnapped and raped and died in London when early settlers stole her from her land.’

Guidolin deleted her social media ballot following the backlash.

Daily Mail Australia has contacted Sophie Guidolin for remark.

Criticism: Over Influencers, an Instagram account that documents social media gaffes, reposted Guidolin's poll, leading some critics to accuse her of cultural insensitivity

Criticism: Over Influencers, an Instagram account that paperwork social media gaffes, reposted Guidolin’s ballot, main some critics to accuse her of cultural insensitivity 

It comes after Guidolin spoke about her love life by confirming she had reunited along with her ex-boyfriend Ryan.

‘Are you again together with your ex?’ one fan requested on Instagram just lately, to which she responded: ‘Sure am.’

Guidolin beforehand dated Married At First Sight star Jake Edwards, however they parted methods after just a few months collectively.

Case of the ex: Guidolin previously dated Married At First Sight star Jake Edwards (right), but they parted ways after only a few months together

Case of the ex: Guidolin beforehand dated Married At First Sight star Jake Edwards (proper), however they parted methods after just a few months collectively

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