• Dolce & Gabbana Cancel Shanghai Show Over Racism Accusations

    24 days ago - By Hypebeast

    Dolce & Gabbana are no strangers to controversy and now the brand has cancelled its upcoming Shanghai catwalk show following a backlash to what has been perceived as a racist marketing campaign. The video, posted on Weibo on Monday November 19 showed a Chinese model eating Italian food with chopsticks and was taken down in under 24 hours following an outcry.
    The backlash worsened with a series of offensive comments made on Stefano Gabbana and D&G's Instagram accounts. The brand now claims the account was hacked but the screenshots have already been widely shared on social media and the...
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  • New Dolce & Gabbana ad dubbed ‘racist' by Chinese followers

    New Dolce & Gabbana ad dubbed ‘racist' by Chinese followers

    24 days ago - By Dazed Digital

    Yes, we know, Dolce & Gabbana did another thing. When they're not feuding with Diet Prada or Miley Cyrus , they're calling Selena Gomez “so ugly”. And now,...
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  • Dolce and Gabbana Shanghai Show Canceled, Chinese Celebs and Models Flee Furor

    Dolce and Gabbana Shanghai Show Canceled, Chinese Celebs and Models Flee Furor

    24 days ago - By WWD

    SHANGHAI-A multimillion dollar one-hour runway show scheduled here by Dolce and Gabbana was abruptly canceled the day of after insults about China were posted from the Instagram account of designer Stefano Gabbana, leading to the country's biggest names in fashion and entertainment pulling out of attending the show en masse. The designer and the brand posted on Wednesday afternoon just hours ahead of the planned event saying that the account had been hacked.
    In screenshots posted by Diet Prada, the verified account of Stefano Gabbana is seen sending out messages which read, “From now on in...
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  • Dolce & Gabbana under fire for Chinese ad and alleged racist remarks by Stefano Gabbana

    24 days ago - By Fashion United

    Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana has come under fire for its “DG loves China” advertising campaign. The brand posted a video on the Chinese social network Weibo in which a Chinese woman has trouble trying to eat
    Italian foods such as pizza and pasta using chopsticks. At the end, she tries to eat a cannoli and a male voice asks: “is it too big for you?”.
    People from all over the world called the ad racist on social media, which has caused the label to delete the video from the social platform.
    But the controversy didn't end there. Popular Instagram account Diet
    Prada published a series...
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