• International Fur Federation ‘Disappointed' in Versace No Fur Stance

    One year ago - By WWD

    ANIMAL INSTINCTS: The International Fur Federation doesn't waste a minute. Shortly after 1843, The Economist's lifestyle magazine, published an interview online with Donatella Versace saying she was renouncing fur, the lobby sprang into action.
    In the story, which will come out in print on Friday, Versace said fur will no longer be used in her collections. “Fur? I am out of that. I don't want to kill animals to make fashion. It doesn't feel right,” she told the magazine.
    Reached Wednesday, a Versace spokesman said the company had no further comment.
    Versace's statement came just hours...
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