Kohl’s Caught Selling Real Raccoon Dog Fur As Fake Fur

1. Discount department store Kohl’s is in trouble today after it was discovered that some of the products it labeled as “fake fur” were actually made from real fur. View this image › commons.wikimedia.org 2. The product in question? A fur-hooded coat from R&O. View Read More …

“Misleading” Natalie Portman Mascara Ad Banned Because Of Retouching

View this image › pixel.nymag.com The U.K.’s Advertising Standards Authority banned the above ad for Dior mascara starring Natalie Portman after competing brand L’Oreal complained that it mislead consumers about what the product could achieve. Dior admitted that the ad was retouched to “separate/increase the Read More …

Why “It” Bags So Aren’t Worth The Money

View this image › blogger.com Celine bags that probably cost around $2,500. Do you have a style question for Amy? Writer her at amy.odell@buzzfeed.com. I’m in the market for a new spring bag and I’m thinking a Proenza Schouler style — or are their bags Read More …

If “Fashion Star” Is Renewed, They Might Lose The Acrobats

NBC’s fashion design competition show “Fashion Star” is like a cross between “American Idol,” “Project Runway,” the “Simple Life” (Nicole Richie’s on it), and “Newlyweds” (ditto Jessica Simpson). In other words, it’s the best new show on television. Competing designers receive mentorship from either Richie, Read More …

36 Crazy Fashion Pieces You Can Actually Buy

The Good This is the kooky stuff that is actually kind of awesome. 1. Hamburger Backpack View this image › asos.com Anything hamburger-print or pizza-print is universally acceptable. $81.74 from Asos. 2. Kitten Print BodyCon Dress View this image › blackmilkclothing.com Who doesn’t want a Read More …

Crazy Shoe Alert

1. Egads? View this image › Céline is one of the most important and influential fashion labels of our time. Its latest collection to walk the runway in Paris included a shocking addition: dyed-fur pumps. 2. Paired with dresses, they looked like franken-slippers from the Read More …

This “Project Runway” Ad Was Banned From L.A. Billboards

1. The Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety banned this ad for being “obscene.” View this image › According to Variety, “It was not immediately clear whether a city org formally rejected Lifetime’s efforts to erect billboards with the racy image, or whether the Read More …

How The Agent Behind Gaga’s Favorite Photographers Made It In Fashion

View this image › Courtesy of Inez & Vinoodh In this “How I Made It in Fashion” series, BuzzFeed Fashion pulls back the curtain on some of the industry’s most influential and successful members. Here, creative agency owner Jae Choi talks collaborating with Lady Gaga; Read More …

11 Amazing Eco-Friendly Beauty Products

View this image › Chris Ritter 1. Tarte LipSurgence Matte Lip Tint View this image › buzzfeed.com These are marketed as tints, but apply more like lipsticks (and incredibly good ones, at that). I use “Exposed,” the pinky-neutral shade, almost daily. The entire line of Read More …

How Hillary Clinton Convinced Us Not To Care About Her Clothes

View this image › Clinton in New York on May 10. Richard Drew / AP After the State of the Union address in January, an editor suggested I do a blog post about Hillary Clinton’s headband and crack a joke about how it looked like Read More …