Jessica Simpson Sells Christian Louboutin Knockoffs

On the left above is a Christian Louboutin sandal with pink suede straps edged stitch-in-the-ditch style with yellow leather piping, a black suede insole, and a lavender suede platform and heel. The rectangular buckle is also covered in purple suede. On the right is a Jessica Simpson sandal with pink suede straps… » 4/04/12 5:30pm 4/04/12 5:30pm

Designer Copies Last Year's Gucci Dress as if We Wouldn't Notice

Here we have pictures of two dresses. One, on the left, was made by Gucci, shown on the runway last spring, and worn by Jennifer Lopez to last year's Met Ball. It's a bright pink halter-neck chiffon gown, with long, trailing ties at the neck that can be tied up almost any which way you want. There's a vertical slit… » 1/24/12 4:25pm 1/24/12 4:25pm

Did Rihanna Steal The Concept For Her New Video?

Rihanna was sued earlier this year for ripping off the work of photographer David LaChapelle in her video for the song "S&M." In October, Rihanna and her record company settled the lawsuit for an undisclosed sum after a judge agreed there were strong similarities between certain scenes of the music video and eight of… » 12/28/11 7:30pm 12/28/11 7:30pm

How Forever 21 Keeps Getting Away With Designer Knockoffs

In addition to its history of labor violations, Forever 21 has been sued more than 50 times for allegedly stealing the work of other designers and passing it off as their own. Despite this long legal history, Forever 21 continues to get away with it: The chain has never lost one of these cases in court. » 7/20/11 4:20pm 7/20/11 4:20pm

Australian Brand Knocks Off Isabel Marant

Does this "Courtney Henley" by Australian brand Lorna Jane look familiar to you? Let's see. The sleeves and bodice are dark red, with three wide stripes in pale pink, bright pink, and cream. The color-blocking theme continues with the use of constrasting blue trim around the neck and a blue V-shaped inset of fabric in… » 5/20/11 1:00pm 5/20/11 1:00pm

Jessica Seinfeld: The New James Frey? Or Kaavya Viswanathan?

More trouble in Oprah-author land! The talk show host's new bestselling BFF, Jessica Seinfeld, is being questioned over her guru guide on healthy eating for kids,Deceptively Delicious. Today's New York Times and Wall Street Journal report that Ms. Seinfeld's book bears an uncanny resemblance to a cookbook already out… » 10/19/07 11:30am 10/19/07 11:30am