Posts tagged "knock offs"

Did Jeffrey Campbell Knock Off Jessica Simpson?

See the shoe on the left? That’s Jeffrey Campbell’s Foxy Pink Suede Woody T Strap Heels, which look almost identical to Jessica Simpson’s Dany shoe.We fell in love with the Dany late last summer, and the shoe has pretty much sold out everywhere. I just discovered the Foxy shoe and it’s still available in most…

Annika Harris / October 29, 2010

The Trend Maker’s Catch-22

When it comes to big retailers like Forever 21 and Urban Outfitters doing what they do best—supplying us with affordable, current trends—it might not actually be the Marcs and Wangs of the world who are really getting screwed. The Wall Street Journal asserts that it’s in fact the lesser-known, indie designers who are suffering i…

Leonora Epstein / May 5, 2010

High Fashion Knock-offs Abound At Zara This Fall

Oh, Zara. For years now, the store has worn the crown when it comes to churning out retail collections inspired by what we see on the runway. Rest assured that this season is no different. Look closely at their Fall 2009 offerings and you will spot a flurry of faux designer gear. Is it…

Zandile Blay / August 5, 2009