Tag: controversy

Fur is a £24 billion industry!

Regardless of where you stand in the pro fur or anti fur camp, we can’t ignore the fact that the fur trade is probably bigger than ever. So big that figures released by the International Fur Federation show that it’s now valued at a staggering £24 billion – which is […]

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H&M apologises for “anti-Semitic” vest

Another day, another controversy in the fashion world. This time round, H&M is the culprit, as a men’s vest featuring a skull inside the Star of David has been deemed offensive and anti-Semitic. The assumption is that the designer and H&M did not mean to offend Jews,” said Mark Gardner, […]

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PETA hits out at Anya Hindmarch window display

Uh oh – there’s nothing quite like a fashion controversy to wake up to on a Wednesday morning. Once again, animal rights organisation PETA has found itself at the centre of another debate, this time targeting Anya Hindmarch for her Bond Street window display. The designer has used five taxidermy […]

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