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The ASA bans a Marks and Spencer lingerie advert for being ‘overtly sexy’

The ASA bans a Marks and Spencer lingerie advert for being ‘overtly sexy’

Fresh from banning Dakota Fanning’s advert for the Marc Jacobs ‘Oh, Lola’ perfume, the Advertising Standards Authority strikes once again, this time banning this Marks and Spencer lingerie advert that […]

Dolce and Gabbana WILL stand trial for alleged tax evasion

Dolce and Gabbana WILL stand trial for alleged tax evasion

Despite the charges being dropped in April earlier this year, Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana will once again be asked to face trial for alleged tax evasion of around $1.1 […]

New E! modelling show Scouted rips off Anja Rubik’s Elie Saab advert

New E! modelling show Scouted rips off Anja Rubik’s Elie Saab advert

The claws are well and truly out on Twitter today, courtesy of top model Anja Rubik. She took to the social networking site to express her feelings towards the Scouted […]

Hailee Steinfeld’s new Miu Miu ad has been banned!

Hailee Steinfeld’s new Miu Miu ad has been banned!

Although we remained relatively impartial, we could see where the Advertising Standards Authority was coming from when it deemed Dakota Fanning’s Marc Jacobs Oh, Lola! perfume advert too racy and […]

SEE Barack Obama kiss Hugo Chavez and Hu Jintao in controversial new Benetton campaigns

SEE Barack Obama kiss Hugo Chavez and Hu Jintao in controversial new Benetton campaigns

If someone told us a few months ago that we would see American president Barack Obama kiss Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez and China’s Hu Jintao in an ad campaign, we wouldn’t […]

Was Kim Kardashian’s divorce pre-planned? Fans seem to think so after seeing her December Marie Claire cover!

Was Kim Kardashian’s divorce pre-planned? Fans seem to think so after seeing her December Marie Claire cover!

Reality TV star Kim Kardashian and soon-to-be ex-Mrs Kris Humphries, covers the US Marie Claire December issue, looking a lot more solemn than her usual sexy self and ‘come hither’ […]

Dakota Fanning’s Marc Jacobs ‘Oh, Lola’ ad banned for ‘sexualising children’

Dakota Fanning’s Marc Jacobs ‘Oh, Lola’ ad banned for ‘sexualising children’

17-year-old actress Dakota Fanning recently posed for the ad campaign for Marc Jacobs’  ‘Oh, Lola!’ scent, but it has now been banned by the ASA (Advertising Standards Authority) for apparently […]

Reese Witherspoon gives up her controversial snakeskin Chloe bag

Reese Witherspoon gives up her controversial snakeskin Chloe bag

Earlier this week, Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon was spotted carrying a snake-skin Chloe bag which was not only offensive to animal rights activists (naturally), but also illegal in California. PETA […]