Donatella, Versajette: Gonzalo Fuentes / REUTERS
The head of the Italian fashion house Versace Donatella Versace refused to use real fur when you create clothes and accessories. She stated this in an interview with 1843.
“Fur? I can’t help you anymore. I don’t want to kill animals to make fashion. It seems to me wrong” — she explained his position.
The newspaper notes that at the time of article publication site Versace continues to offer visitors embellished fur coat.
17 December 2017, on the refusal to use fur said the American company Michael Kors, the decision will affect British brand Jimmy Choo, which was bought Michael Kors in July, more than $ 1.1 billion. The decision was taken after a meeting with representatives of the organization for animal rights PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals, “people for the ethical treatment of animals”).
In October 2017 waiver, fur announced Italian fashion house Gucci. The first collection supporting the new policy of the brand, will be released in the spring of 2018.
Fashion house Versace was founded by designer Gianni Versace in 1978. After his murder in 1997, the business through the company GIVI Holding headed by the Versace family. The sister of the founder of the Donatella owns 20 percent of the shares GIVI, her brother Santo 30 percent, and the rest belongs to the daughter of Donatella Allegra.
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