Blog Round-Up: Forget Project Runway ? Behold ?Project Rip Off?
October 29, 2006
Our girl J. Simpson may wear the big brands, but sheâ€™s more than happy to sell you a cheap imitation. Here’s the $750 original from Chloe
and Jessicaâ€™s (or more likely, Joe Simpsonâ€™s) production for a mere $80.
(via Cheryl Shops)
Incidently if you like fashion videos Delight.com does a great job scouting out beauty videos every week.
Coach called fowl on Target for allegedly selling fake bags. For its part, Target maintained that the purses were real and it bought them at, “a major department store liquidation sale.” …Marshall…::Cough::…Field’s…::Cough::…( via consumerist)
Ebayâ€™s also in hot water. Louis Vuitton, Christian Dior and Tiffany are sueing eBay as they believe that most of the products sold on Ebay bearing their names were fakes. In the past, Louis Vuitton had successfully sued Google for linking to sites that sold counterfeit versions of LV products. (via iamfashion) Incidently, mypoupette has a terrfic article about how to spot a fake.
Unless Neimanâ€™s has taken to selling fakes â€“ get a load of these new offerings from Fendi. We love this Buckle trench hat, from Silvia Venturini Fendi, the last â€œFendiâ€ designing for the fashion house, although weâ€™d never wear this classic in the wind, much less the rain. (via blog on the cusp)