FAKING IT? HARDLY
A few designers are in the doghouse for using real animal fur on clothing after vowing not to use anything but faux fur.
A Humane Society report targets Tommy Hilfiger, Baby Phat and Sean John products, which were found to have wild raccoon and domestic dog fur, including a German
It seems designers outsource their manufacturing to China, where fur is cheap and animal laws less stringent, so often many garments are mislabeled. As a result, some retailers end up selling those with real fur as faux.
Sounds like the consumer is getting skinned no matter what their animal-rights stance is.