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Fur-ocious Fall

  Up until now, fur was a rarity on the runway, but this season it’s being treated like any other material. And mind it, its plentiful! At the runway shows in the past few weeks in New York, London or … Continue reading

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BCBGMAXAZRIA Knocks Our Socks Off at NYFW

Starting on February 7th, running from 9AM to 7PM, New York Fashion Week is always an event. Even though there are no breaks between collections and some designers have over lapping time slots, any fashionista would jump at the chance … Continue reading

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5 Accessory Trends to Wear This Month

  With the beginning of NYFW, it’s certain, the fashion month has officially started.  But with temperatures still remaining very low, one cannot be sporting the sheer tops and Bermuda shorts trends from spring. Instead, the weather is calling for … Continue reading

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Skins Are in, But Are They Worth the Price?

We live in a culture where animals are consumed and used for their meat, eggs, fur, and skin. It has been this way since the dawn of time, when our ancestors utilized the hides of now-extinct animals to keep warm … Continue reading

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PETA Names Janet Jackson “Grinch of the Year”

Well it looks like someone was put on the naughty list this year. Animal rights organization, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), has named Janet Jackson “Grinch of the Year” for 2011. PETA, who is known for their … Continue reading

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Try It On This Season: Fur Vests

An easy and functional way to pile on the luxe this season is by throwing on a glitzy fur vest over any usual ensemble.  Adding a fun layer of warmth, these vests bring an instant sense of elegance to an … Continue reading

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Animal Rights Activists Have a Frenzy Over Fur

About 90 animal rights activists protested outside the Fendi fashion show in Seoul, South Korea on Thursday.  The protesters were upset with the use of fur in the Italian fashion house’s collection.

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Seoul Tells Fendi to Lose Fur

Italian fashion house, Fendi plans to launch its Fall/Winter 2011-2012 collection in Seoul, South Korea on June 2, but the show may not go on. Due to protests from anti-fur activists, Seoul is asking Fendi to eliminate any fur pieces … Continue reading

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Classic and Chic at YSL

Super-chic, elegant, and refined were key words at this fall’s Yves Saint Laurent show. The whole collection had a strong, simple vibe, accented by crisp clothes and sleek silhouettes. The colors were muted for these looks, showcasing the lean looks … Continue reading

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Icy Inspiration at Alexander McQueen

All hail the new queen – Sarah Burton. With the McQueen legacy on her shoulders, the design protégé earned her stripes with this fall collection, demonstrating why she was chosen to carry on this design house. “Icy” was how she … Continue reading

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