Thirty-odd years ago Madonna sang about living in a material world while wrapped in hot pink satin, nuzzling fur, dripping in jewels, and being hoisted into the air by a posse of suited men. She was

British brand, Belstaff has confirmed that no fur will be used in its collections or sold in its stores from January 2019 forward. Helen Wright, the company's newly appointed CEO, confirmed that the

Should feathers be banned for adorning garments? Animal cruelty is a hot topic since the luxury fashion houses all but collectively agreed to stop using fur for their runway collections. Feathers gen

London - British heritage fashion house Burberry is considering halting its use of real animal fur ahead of the upcoming royal wedding, which sees animal advocate Meghan Markle marrying Prince Harry.

London - The city of Amsterdam may become the next city to implement a fur ban, following news that the municipality aims to ban all fur sales in its markets. The city council is set to vote on a ini

London - John Galliano is the latest designer to go fur-free, as a swelling number of designers and fashion houses cut ties with the material. Galliano decision to stop using fur in his designs stemm

Is this the beginning of the end for fur? With more and more fashion houses going fur-free, San Francisco banning fur sales in the city and British MPs considering outlawing all imports of pelts

San Francisco has become the first major US city to go fur-free after a historic unanimous vote by the Board of Supervisors approved a citywide ban on fur sales, effective January 2019. The ban prop

London - Vogue Japan editor and fashion icon Anna Dello Russo has withdrawn all fur coats from sale in her archive auction with Christie's Milan on 24 February. Instead, she has opted to donate the p

PETA’s Media Liaison Sofia Mobili says PETA is reaching out to consumers who believe that they were misled by Canada Goose's claims of using only "ethically sourced" products, as part of an inv

London - Anna Dello Russo, creative consultant and Editor-at-Large at Vogue Japan is being urged to keep fur out of her upcoming wardrobe auction at Christie's in Milan. The fashion icon is set to au

Michael Kors is the latest fashion giant committed to banning fur from its fashion and accessory collections. On Friday the company released a statement it will no longer use animal fur in any of its

London - Gucci's decision to ditch fur for good and join the Fur Free Alliance (FFA) has been well received by the industry and the wider public. From Spring/Summer 2018 onwards, the Italian fashion

Italian fashion house Gucci is to go fur-free from next year and will be auctioning off all of its remaining animal fur items, the label’s president and chief executive Marco Bizzarri announce

Fur farms will be illegal in the Czech Republic from 2019, after the senate passed an amendment to the animal rights law. Countries such as Austria, Britain, the Netherlands and Switzerland have a

London - The luxury fur trade industry was delivered a heavy blow today as one of the world’s leading online luxury fashion retail companies - Yoox Net-a-Porter Group - announced it was 100 per

London - PETA US has taken its fight against animal cruelty within the fashion industry to the boardroom. Following the initial public listing of outerwear company Canada Goose on the New York and To

London - One day after designer Stella McCartney questioned the fashion industry continued use of leather and fur, as imitation skins "looks so good" they "genuinely pose a question to the industry a

London - Ahead of the official kick off of London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2017-2018 season, a new petition has been launched on calling on the British Fashion Council (BFC), which host

London - Although the catwalks at Milan Fashion Week were awash with all shapes and colours of fur this season, research shows that fur fell out of favour and the limelight at its British counterpart

London - Most conscious shoppers already know that the manufacturing of fur is both cruel to the animals being abused and slaughtered for their skins and more harmful to the environment than its fau

Following animal rights organisation call to action, after online children’s wear retailer AlexandAlexa failed to uphold its fur-free pledge, the British website has pulled all items for sale

The fashion industry has been struggling to reach an accord regarding its use of fur for decades. Whilst members of the international fur trade remain adamant that fur and angora are natural and sust

Although images from last season's London Fashion Week runways seemed awashed with fur, according to the latest research from animal rights' organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals,

London - Russian fashion designer Vika Gazinskaya has joined the growing list of high profile designers, including Stella McCartney, Vivienne Westwood and Tim Gunn that have teamed up with animal rig

Five days of haute couture shows kicked off with Russian designer Ulyana Sergeenko's first ever showing at Paris Fashion Week, with several of her models decked out in fur bonnets or a fur coat. But

Zara will no longer be carrying any products made with angora fibers. The Spanish high street giant's parent company Inditex stated it would stop selling clothing made from angora in more than 6,400

Following the loss of its high-profile legal battle to ban anti-fur protests in store, Harvey Nichols is set to return to the High Court of England and Wales today to stop anti-fur campaigners from p

Chinchillas, mink and other fur animals can no longer be raised for their pelts under a new measure in the wealthy Brazilian state of Sao Paulo. Animals bred for the fashion industry are highly stre

Now the fashion pack is back behind their desks, it is time to let all those new looks sink in, and conclude that fur is one of the main trends for AW11. Especially during the shows of Jean Paul Gaul