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Faux Fur

The Fake Stuff Makes Us Want the Real Stuff

Evey Rosenbloom | Posted 12.03.2014 | Style
Evey Rosenbloom

I wonder if the wearing and promotion of the "faux," normalized the style, causing the explosive resurgence of real fur back to the center of our culture. I believe that wearing anything that looks like fur advertises the trend and encourages others to dress that way.

Modern Glamour: A/W 14 Party Season Trends with Fashion Foie Gras

Crane.tv | Posted 11.06.2014 | Arts
Crane.tv

For quite some time now, fashion bloggers have been well en route to becoming Fashion's loudest voices when it comes to bringing trends to the peopl...

Fabulous Faux Fur

Alisa Gould-Simon | Posted 04.26.2014 | Style
Alisa Gould-Simon

Snuggle up this season and channel your inner Hollywood starlet in one of this season's most luxurious materials: faux fur.

Zulu Shembe Church Swaps Leopards' Skins For Faux Fur In Religious Rituals

Posted 02.19.2014 | Religion

Carrying Zulu warrior shields and draped in leopardskin, the men of South Africa's Shembe church move hypnotically as they go through the steps of a t...

Ditch That Leather Jacket -- It's All About VEGAN Leather Now

AP | MAE ANDERSON | Posted 12.19.2013 | Style

ATLANTA (AP) — Finding a knockoff version of the fur you want under the Christmas tree would ordinarily be a disappointment. Not this year....

Is That Faux Fur Really Fake?

Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Laura Moss: The Humane Society of the United States issued a consumer warning earlier this week, informing consumers t...

Luxury Retailer Caught Up In Fur Scandal

AP | Posted 05.19.2013 | Business

WASHINGTON — The FTC says that a trio of retailers, including Neiman Marcus, have agreed to settle charges that they falsely claimed certain pro...

Real or Faux Fur: What Consumers Need to Know

Cathy Kangas | Posted 05.08.2013 | Green
Cathy Kangas

How can consumers protect themselves from incorrectly labeled garments that contain fur? The best course of action is urging retailers like Century 21 to go fur-free.

The Humane Society Responds To 'Why I Wear Fur'

PJ Smith | Posted 02.16.2013 | Style
PJ Smith

"Recognize these cynical marketing ploys for what they are -- nonsense."

Don't Kill Me, But I Wear Fur

Christina Anderson | Posted 02.05.2013 | Style
Christina Anderson

Here's my reasoning.

13 Deliciously Warm And Fuzzy Faux Fur Options

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.18.2012 | Style

My grandmother is wise beyond her 87 years. Born and bred in Norway, she didn't think twice when I first complained of the bitterly, cold New York Cit...

Why I Don't Wear Fur

Cornelia Guest | Posted 02.05.2012 | Style
Cornelia Guest

Like all children, I wore what my parents gave me. Unlike most children, my mother was a fashion icon, so I wore lots of high-end clothes and even got to meet and get fashion tips from famous designers.

Friend or Faux: When Faking It Is Something to Be Proud of

Chloe Spencer | Posted 10.03.2011 | Impact
Chloe Spencer

Fur farms are among the worst places on earth for an animal. Reading articles about these places and what happens to the animals is so horrifying and emotionally disturbing that I could no longer go on reading.

Jeffrey Williams, Winner Of 'The Fashion Show,' Shows The Contents Of His Closet (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

StyleLikeU | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
StyleLikeU

Jeffrey Williams's self-expression is so captivating that you can't help but feel magnetized towards him. The man can turn everything and anything into something regal.

Eco Etiquette: Can Fur Be Green?

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

I'm not saying it's OK to wear fur, but don't give people the stink-eye for wearing fur if you're still eating factory-farmed meat. Or driving a car with leather seats. Or wearing Uggs.

Fur's Comeback: Are The Humane Claims Legit?

AP | SAMANTHA CRITCHELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW YORK — There may be no item of clothing quite as controversial as the fur. And yet fur is everywhere this season, in ways that designers ho...

Too Cold for a Slutty Nurse Costume? Try an Anna Wintour Get-Up Instead

Michelle Madhok | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Michelle Madhok

If you really want to scare the kiddies, consider an Anna Wintour costume on Saturday. Chances are you already have a floral sheath and oversized sunglasses somewhere.

Drawing a Moral Line with Faux Fashion

Meg Hemphill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Meg Hemphill

When did fashion become such a moral dilemma? Like any moral code, it's personal, and I will have to reconcile my love of inexpensive, disposable trends with my respect for designers.

Bloomingdales, Saks Sell Real Fur Products As "Faux"

Fur Free Campaign | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

The Humane Society of the United States is warning shoppers to be on the lookout for real fur described as faux when shopping at department stores and...