If only more designers would take an anti-fur stand. People will then eventually realise that wearing fur is not stylish.
In yet another positive sign that ethical standards in the fashion world are changing, renowned fashion designer Victoria Batlett is pushing forward with a campaign against the use of fur in the fashion industry by handing out anti-fur buttons in New York.
It comes as Fashion Week is showcasing the fall/winter collections.
In addition to Leanne Mai-ly Hilgart accepting preorders for her Vaute Couture autumn/winter 2013 collection, renowned designer Bartlett is protesting the use of fur at her New York show by handing out literature, anti-fur buttons, and other informational material.
“I don’t believe in the unnecessary killing of animals for the sake of vanity,” said Bartlett.
“It should be obsolete in this day and age.” The show, which is part of New York’s Fashion Week, is an exclusive event sponsored by the Humane Society of the United States, and is taking place at the World Old School on 10th…
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