• 8th September
    2014
  • 08
As Fashion Weeks around the world get into high gear, darlings, there is more to think about than the beautiful clothes. The designers, the companies, the artisans who strive to make these bold and daring styles which we covet season after season are people- hard at work day and night. And yet, in the United States they are less and less legally protected- no matter how hard they work. Copyright protection is no fair weather trend- it is an important step is recognizing the value we place upon Fashion- translating our coveted season’s Louboutin shoes and Versace gown from the runways to the legislation, where they belong. The law reflects what our society holds dear, and in denying Fashion designers further protections we must ask ourselves- are we choosing quantity over quality? Fast and instant gratification over time consuming detail? Let the Debate begin- Read more at The New York Times. 

As Fashion Weeks around the world get into high gear, darlings, there is more to think about than the beautiful clothes. The designers, the companies, the artisans who strive to make these bold and daring styles which we covet season after season are people- hard at work day and night. And yet, in the United States they are less and less legally protected- no matter how hard they work. Copyright protection is no fair weather trend- it is an important step is recognizing the value we place upon Fashion- translating our coveted season’s Louboutin shoes and Versace gown from the runways to the legislation, where they belong. The law reflects what our society holds dear, and in denying Fashion designers further protections we must ask ourselves- are we choosing quantity over quality? Fast and instant gratification over time consuming detail? Let the Debate begin- Read more at The New York Times