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We Chat to Tongoro Designer Alleges YSL Ripped Off Her Design

‘It is necessary for me to claim and reclaim every piece of culture and story I am putting out there’On Tuesday YSL debuted their Fall/Winter 2017 collection at Paris Fashion Week. One accessory in question faced controversy as Senegalese designer and founder of Tongoro, Sarah Diof, alleged that YSL stole the design of their Mburu bag. We caught up with Sarah to find out more:Tell us about the idea and history behind the inspiration for the bag?The MBURU bag is our signature accessory, it...

Saint Laurent | Fall 2017 Ad Campaign

Saint Laurent’s Fall 2017 Ad CampaignBY SAWYER GAINESSaint Laurent has released their Fall 2017 ad campaign by Inez & Vinoodh amidst a wave of Parisian controversy over a pair of images featured in the campaign. As we all know a little controversy never hurts, especially when it sparks a dialogue from the creators about our new era of Feminism.The images in question show a model reclining with her legs loosely crossed forming a sort of frame over her barely covered crotch while the other...