×
420
Fashion Jobs
BHARTI AIRTEL LIMITED
Territory Manager- Dth Sales - Hojai
Permanent · Hojai
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sale Manager(Haryana)
Permanent · Kurukshetra
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sale Manager(Haryana)
Permanent · Rewari
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sale Manager(Uttarakhand)
Permanent · Uttarkashi
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sales Manager (mp)
Permanent · Morena
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sale Manager(Punjab)
Permanent · Tarn Taran Sahib
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager /Sales Manager/up
Permanent · Kushinagar
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sales Manager (mp)
Permanent · Datia
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sale Manager(Punjab)
Permanent · Nawanshahr
NOVATEURS ELECTRICAL AND DIGITAL SYSTEMS PRIVATE L
Area Manager-Retail
Permanent · Ahmedabad
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager /Sales Manager/up
Permanent · Hapur
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sale Manager(Punjab)
Permanent · Barnala
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager /Sales Manager/up
Permanent · Bulandshahr
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sales Manager (mp)
Permanent · Damoh
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sale Manager(Punjab)
Permanent · Sri Muktsar Sahib
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager /Sales Manager/Odisha
Permanent · Balangir
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sales Manager (Bihar)
Permanent · Bhabua
INFEXN LABORATORIES PRIVATE LIMITED
Area Sales Manager
Permanent · Ranchi
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sale Manager(Haryana)
Permanent · Panchkula
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager /Sales Manager/Odisha
Permanent · Bhubaneswar
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sales Manager (mp)
Permanent · Harda
DIAMOND RETAIL INDIA
Hiring For Sales Officer/Area Sales Manager/Sales Manager (Rajasthan)
Permanent · Jodhpur
By
AFP
Published
Mar 15, 2018
Reading time
2 minutes
Share
Download
Download the article
Print
Click here to print
Text size
aA+ aA-

Donatella Versace says label will stop using fur in products

By
AFP
Published
Mar 15, 2018

Donatella Versace has said her family's luxury fashion label will no longer use real furs in its products, according to an interview with a British magazine.


Versace - Fall-Winter2017 - Womenswear - Milan - © PixelFormula


The Italian fashion queen and Versace's creative director told The Economist's 1843 magazine that it would stop the practice, without providing further details on the change.

"Fur? I am out of that," Versace said. "I don't want to kill animals to make fashion.

"It doesn't feel right."

Versace's headquarters in Milan, Italy, could not be reached for comment on Wednesday night.

1843 noted the announcement was such a "volte-face" that at the time of the magazine writing its article, which was published online Wednesday, Versace's website was still urging customers to buy "fur-embellished coats that turn heads".

Versace had previously resisted pressure to join a host of other fashion brands, including Armani, Calvin Klein, Hugo Boss and Ralph Lauren which had all already ditched furs from their collections.

The luxury label has historically included lots of furs across its ranges, from a variety of species including mink and raccoon dog, according to the Humane Society International (HSI), which campaigns globally for an end to the fur trade.

It noted Versace's autumn / winter 2017 collection included laser cut mink and fox coats.

"Versace is a massively influential luxury brand that symbolises excess and glamour, and so its decision to stop using fur shows that compassionate fashion has never been more on trend," said Claire Bass, executive director of HSI's UK arm.

However, the International Fur Federation said it was "disappointed" by the decision.

"The majority of top designers will continue to work with fur as they know it is a natural product that is produced responsibly," said its CEO Mark Oaten.

"With growing concern about the environment and plastics in fashion, I truly believe fur is the natural and responsible choice for designers and consumers."

Copyright © 2021 AFP. All rights reserved. All information displayed in this section (dispatches, photographs, logos) are protected by intellectual property rights owned by Agence France-Presse. As a consequence you may not copy, reproduce, modify, transmit, publish, display or in any way commercially exploit any of the contents of this section without the prior written consent of Agence France-Presses.