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Chanel Ready to Wear Fall 2010: Plushie Luv!!

10 March 2010, 04.04 | Posted in Runway Show | 2 comments »

 Chanel Ready to Wear Fall 2010: Plushie Luv!!

It’s funny because today earlier I was posting about a three-year-old Married to the Mob video and how MOB designer Leah McSweeney was an early appreciator of the wonders of plushies. I wonder if when Karl did this collection he was aware of the whole stuffed animal sex fetish thing. I’m thinking he had to be. I have to say when you stumble upon the world of plushophiles, it is really fascinating and inspiring. Just read the following quotes from a well-known Vanity Fair article on furry fandom and see if it doesn’t make you smile: “We’re a group of people who like things having to do with animals and cartoons,” a man in a tiger suit tells a woman. “We’re furries.” Maybe after a year of more b.s. than he could imagine, Karl was looking to feel a little happy. Bless his creative heart if that is the case.

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  1. Larissa:

    German journalists say that this collection and the show were inspired by KNUT the icebear. Knut was pretty famous in Germany and the Berlin zoo made a lot of money out of his cuteness.
    Don’t know if that’s really the backround for Karl’s creation but anyway it’s a funny story.

  2. Mandy:

    Kinda looks like wookies to me.

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