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Flattery or Plain Old Copy Cat? McQueen Label May Sue Cadbury for Infringment

Flattery or Plain Old Copy Cat? McQueen Label May Sue Cadbury for Infringment

It seems Alexander McQueen’s creative partner on his now infamous 2006 runway show, Baillie Walsh, has taken ideas used for that event and reworked them as central images in a current Cadbury ad campaign. The image in particular that has caused talk of legal action on behalf of the Gucci Group, who owns the Alexander McQueen brand, is that of a blonde woman in a flowing dress. For them the interpretation is too close for comfort to a hologram of Kate Moss which was shown during the aforementioned show in 2006.

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Gucci Appoints Sarah Burton to Become Alexander McQueen’s Saint-Laurent

Gucci Appoints Sarah Burton to Become Alexander McQueen's Saint-Laurent

By now, most people are aware of the sad, untimely death of Alexander McQueen. When the Gucci Group, the parent company of the Alexander McQueen label, formally announced that the brand would continue much of the speculation turned to which designer would have the tailoring chops and creative sensibilities to carry the label forward.

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Imran Amed's Signature9

Imran Amed's Signature9
The Business of Fashion editor introduces us to his signature style items

Diane Pernet's Signature9

Diane Pernet's Signature9
Fashion blogger and film festival creator, Diane Pernet, shares nine of her favorite things

Video interview with Vogue Paris editor Carine Roitfeld

90 Seconds with Carine Roitfeld
In a Signature9 exclusive, we catch up with the Vogue Paris editor-in-chief

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