Posts tagged "american apparel"

The Gap Ganks Its Latest Ad Campaign From American Apparel

The hilarious part of this is that a quick glance at this new Gap ad will only send interested customers running to the rival they ripped off. (In fairness, they…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 18, 2009 - 6:40 pm

Face Off: How To Tell If You Work At Abercrombie Or American Apparel

Dov Charney, American Apparel’s oft-sued CEO and general pervy slimeball, is at it again. This time around, he’s been accused of discriminating based on looks. Again. Apparently, one of his…

Lily Q | July 31, 2009 - 5:00 pm

My Beef With Jersey (Sheets)

Not long ago, we told you about how American Apparel introduced a new line of jersey bedding. My first thought was innnn-teresting. Next brainwave: Why the hell do I want…

Nina Carbone | July 17, 2009 - 4:00 pm

Legalize American Apparel!

We knew that American Apparel had very liberal views on immigration reform, but not this liberal. The company is under fire from U.S immigration officials for allegedly hiring about 1,600…

Zandile Blay | July 3, 2009 - 10:45 am

American Apparel Diversifies Its Offerings With Bedding

American Apparel has been a mecca of hipster clothes since it debuted more than 10 years ago. But how much longer can people continue to wear deep V-neck shirts, gold…

Catherine Strawn | June 30, 2009 - 2:30 pm

Crave: A Dapper American Apparel Bow Tie

This bow tie pays homage to the teddy bear we’ve had since we were 7, but if anyone asks, we’d just say that we’re taking fashion cues from Andre 3000…

Jessica Wakeman | June 29, 2009 - 5:00 pm

American Apparel’s Most Skanktastic Looks

Sometimes we wonder if American Apparel isn’t just pulling our chain with each increasingly slutty product they put out. Some of these things seem like they were made solely to…

Leonora Epstein | June 18, 2009 - 3:40 pm

Sex And Drugs At Cirque Du Soleil

Yes, I buy American Apparel clothing from time to time. No, I am not a fan of their ad campaigns—I refer to them as “hipster porn.” When I heard about…

Ami Angelowicz | June 16, 2009 - 7:50 pm

Stop Trying to Make Scrunchies Happen, American Apparel

We’ve kept silent while Dov Charney has screwed around with fashion.

We put up with the pervy advertisements.

We put up with Charney masturbating in front of

Jessica Wakeman | June 3, 2009 - 1:45 pm

American Apparel To Offer Butt-Baring Tights

American Apparel’s Coming Soon section shows products that will be sold by the retailer in the near future. Along with an oversized hair bow, a shiny vinyl weekend bag, and…

Catherine Strawn | May 22, 2009 - 4:45 pm

Quickies!: Brooke Shields Shows Her Cougar Side In Sexy Photos

Brooke Shields dominates wayyy younger male model Chris Fawcett in a sexy shoot for Australia’s Kurv. The mag describes the pics as portraying an older woman “finding love” with a…

The Frisky | May 18, 2009 - 8:00 pm

American Apparel Goes On The Defensive In Woody Allen Suit

Last year, Woody Allen filed a $10 million lawsuit against American Apparel for using a photo of him dressed as a Hasidic Jew from his rom-com “Annie Hall” without his…

Annika Harris | April 22, 2009 - 12:00 pm

Quickies!: Kelly Bensimon Is The Ambassador For Wool

Kelly Killoren Bensimon tells the new issue of Bazaar, “Honestly, if being inauthentic means graduating from Columbia University, writing three books, starting two magazines, bearing two children, being the ambassador…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 10, 2009 - 7:00 pm

Poll: Would You Wear Two-Toned Tights?

Now that it’s getting colder, pants and tights are coming out of hibernation. The choice is cover your legs or freeze, really. Over on Refinery 29, there have been a…

Catherine Strawn | September 24, 2008 - 2:15 pm

Love It Or Leave It: Faux Leather Leggings

Leggings are great for working out, lounging around, throwing on, or for pairing with an outfit that was a once cute dress but is now too short. The greatness of…

Leigh Raines | August 29, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Make A Tie-Dye Scarf Like Rihanna’s

We were excited to see photos of both Liv Tyler and Rihanna looking all hippie-chic with tie-dye clothes this week and are especially enamored by RiRi’s scarf. While hers is…

Catherine Strawn | August 4, 2008 - 6:00 pm

Underage Sex In Advertising Attracts Older Consumers

ABC News has a big story out today that talks about sex in advertising. American Apparel, BMW, and Gossip Girl are just a few of the latest brands to embrace…

Catherine Strawn | July 29, 2008 - 2:15 pm

Turn-On Trend: Tube Socks

Lacey bras, silk slips, corsets, teddies, garter belts, assless panties…sexy lingerie big bucks, but we’re happy to spend for the fringe benefits! That’s the cost of getting a man’s attention,…

Simcha | June 19, 2008 - 5:00 pm

American Apparel Starts Selling Vibrators Alongside Overpriced T-Shirts

American Apparel, the t-shirt and clothing company well-known for its, um, amorous owner Dov Charney and its controversial advertisements (like the one at left), is getting into the pleasure business…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | June 16, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Woody Allen Beats Off American Apparel

American Apparel is known for perverse ads which feature their scantily dressed female employees. Although, CEO Dov Charney has already been sued by some of his former employees, he believes…

Simcha | April 2, 2008 - 2:30 pm
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