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  1. fur files
    Johnny Weir’s Furry Shoulder Under FireAnimal-rights groups are attacking him and his costume designer.
  2. look of the day
    Kanye West and Amber Rose Are Caught in a Fur Trap!Do you like wearing fur?
  3. look of the day
    Mariah Carey: Sugarplum FairyWhat do you wear over your party dresses?
  4. fur files
    Lord & Taylor Agrees Not to Sell Raccoon-Dog Fur AnymoreThe Humane Society is making progress!
  5. rawr
    Opening Ceremony’s Where the Wild Things Are Collection Is IncredibleFurry vests look spectacular next to beasts.
  6. savage shopping
    Guess What Anna Wintour’s Buying on Fashion’s Night Out?Something made of savage fur!
  7. fur files
    Humane Society Accuses Neiman Marcus and Bergdorf Goodman of Mislabeling FurA certain pair of Manolo Blahnik boots may have been made with fur from an endangered species.
  8. fur files
    New Jersey Cracks Down on Misleading Faux FursSome furs advertised as “faux” actually contain dog hair from China.
  9. mobama watch
    Michelle Obama Is Fur-FreeJust like Carla Bruni-Sarkozy.
  10. loose threads
    Kanye West and Amber Rose Buy His-and-Hers Hoodies; Carla Bruni Contacts PETAAlso, Diane Von Furstenberg is making High Line towels.
  11. trends
    Fall Trends: Fur HibernatesFur is subtle, discreet, and recession-ready this fall.
  12. three’s a trend
    No More Gorilla Arms!The overall look is more gorilla than chic, and we, for one, would rather our extremities not resemble King Kong.
  13. karl makes everything right
    Karl Lagerfeld Ushers in the Era of the ‘It’ HelmetHis mink iPod helmets are intended for scooter users, because who can afford gas these days?
  14. fur files
    PETA Ripped Carine’s Balenciaga SleeveThey also threw eggs at editors as they entered Jean Paul Gaultier’s show.
  15. fur files
    The Obama Administration Has Inspired a Fur Craze in D.C.PETA is obviously having a (soy) cow.
  16. three’s a trend
    Fancy a Shag: Fall’s Fur TrendsThis season, designers sent out messy furs, oodles of lamb, and shearling in droves. PETA, we suggest you avert your eyes.
  17. fur files
    PETA Hires Strippers for New Anti-Fur Ad CampaignIt’s the same old rag: They’d rather go topless than wear fur.
  18. show & tell
    Even PETA Didn’t Show Up to the Dennis Basso ShowLooking at $50K fur coats is one awkward activity these days.
  19. show & tell
    Donna Karan Stops Using Fur, Rachel Zoe Stops Talking to UsWe caught the stylist after Karan’s fur-free show, and she doesn’t exactly love us.
  20. loose threads
    Alexander Wang Designs Barbie Outfit; Isaac Mizrahi’s First Claiborne Collection BowsAlso, Isaac Mizrahi’s first Liz Claiborne collection is on sale online.
  21. fur files
    Jason Wu Puts Fur Collection on HoldHe wants to concentrate on his growing ready-to-wear business.
  22. three’s a trend
    Men Go Fur-Crazy on the Paris RunwaysEmbrace your inner caveman with Gareth Pugh, Thierry Mugler, and more.
  23. fall 2009
    Jason Wu Is Planning a ‘Significant Fur Collection’What will Michelle Obama think?
  24. karl makes everything right
    Karl Lagerfeld Defends the Luxury-Goods Industry and FurHe thinks the economic downturn is a “healthy thing.”
  25. fur files
    Nigella Lawson Would Wear Fur If She Killed the Animal HerselfAnimal-rights activists are not happy about this.
  26. loose threads
    Oscar de la Renta Shoots Campaign in Yonkers Warehouse; Preview Rag & Bone’s First ShoesAlso Marc Jacobs makes out in public, and PETA attacks Liz Hurley.
  27. fur files
    Gwyneth Paltrow Defends Herself for Wearing Fur in Those Tod’s Ads“A stylist came up from behind and draped a stole around my shoulder … when I noticed it was fur, I assumed it was fake fur.”
  28. fur files
    Tom Ford’s $9,240 Fur BootsThey’re “somewhat dressy” and made of otter fur.
  29. video look book
    Self-proclaimed Hippie Girl Loves Her Fur Bag With Eye Sockets“I refuse to spend a lot of money on clothes because I’m extremely irresponsible and a little wild so I just trash everything.”
  30. fur files
    Henri Bendel No Longer Selling FurWhere will Blair Waldorf get her fur earmuffs now?
  31. fur files
    PETA’s Halloween Solution: ‘Hairy-Kate and Trashley Trollsen’Get your Trollsen masks mailed to you for free!
  32. hairy situations
    PETA’s Next Target: Giorgio ArmaniHe designed fur coats for babies, among other things.
  33. run through
    PETA Attacks Gwyneth Paltrow for New Tod’s AdsAlso, her friend and anti-fur vegetarian designer Stella McCartney is supposedly “furious” with her.
  34. dress code
    The Pope Wears Fur … and Feels the BurnAnimal-rights activists are upset over his holy wardrobe. Frankly, we don’t know how he survives in Italy wearing fur in the summer anyway.
  35. run through
    Nigel Barker’s Pun-tastic Baby-Seal Photography ExhibitNigel Barker’s photographs and video footage from his baby-seal-saving expedition to eastern Canada debut at the end of the month.
  36. run through
    Pssst! Fur Fashion Week Is Going On Right NowFur Fashion Week is lying pretty low this year, but it takes place today and tomorrow. Chris Benz won an award for emerging fur designer, and Michael Kors, Isaac Mizrahi, and Peter Som will show.
  37. run through
    Anti-Fur People Harass Donna Karan. Again.Donna Karan’s Hamptons home is sporting new spray-painted decorations thanks to some anti-fur folk.
  38. run through
    ‘Awesome Possum’ Fur Enters the Eco FrayThe brushtail possum was introduced to New Zealand from Australia in the 1800s to jump-start a fur trade. Now they’re destroying forests in New Zealand, justifying marketing their pelts as “eco-fur.”
  39. loose threads
    PETA Targets the Governor’s Wife; Running Does Make You HighPETA targets Michelle Paterson, Melanie Griffith’s daughter signs with IMG, and it’s “national no makeup day” across the pond…
  40. cult of personality
    Lindsay Lohan, Fur Schizophrenic
  41. loose threads
    Nude Pics of Kate and Gisele Up for Auction; Posh Designs for Mouret?• Risque pictures of famous models like Kate Moss and Gisele Bündchen are going up for auction at Christie’s on April 10. The entire collection of 135 prints shot by photographers like Richard Avedon and Diane Arbus ought to fetch about $3 million. [British Vogue]
  42. cult of personality
    Nigel Barker: Champion of the Baby SealNews flash! We have officially confirmed noted fashion photographer Nigel Barker does in fact have a soul. Also, Tyra might want to practice introducing him as “noted fashion-slash-nature photographer,” as we’ve just learned Barker has embedded with the Humane Society and selflessly flung himself into the cold nether regions of Eastern Canada to photograph fluffy, white baby harp seals.
  43. run through
    Jean Paul Gaultier Blows PETA a Big KissWhat kind of fur did Jean Paul Gaultier send down the runway in Paris yesterday? The Wall Street Journal’s Christina Binkley was there, and she can explain:
  44. loose threads
    Gucci Is More Menkes Than Horyn; Scientists Save Your Tights!• Cathy Horyn thinks diversity on the runway is really important, especially since emerging markets like Russia, China, and Brazil are quickly becoming significant consumers of designer clothes. Horyn also writes of the Gucci collection, “It’s clear we can’t expect world-creating fashion from Frida Giannini.” Ouch. [NYT]