At a hefty $1,995, we can't all afford Proenza Schouler's droolalicious PS1 Bag. But, for those with a budget, Target's very similar Mossimo messenger bag may, for $34.99, but the next best thing. Or is it? In a post on Cathy Horyn's New York Times blog today, Proenza designers Jack McCollough...

The PS1 Proenza Schouler's PS1 became an instant "it bag." As such, it's been knocked off countless times. We've devoted several "Adventures in Copyright" to PS1 knockoffs, including ones by Gap, Zara and some label called Navoh. Cathy Horyn noticed that the fashion blogosphere was buzzing...

It seems Proenza Schouler's Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez are somewhat torn between luxury 'glamping' and communing with nature in the real, non-Vogue-endorsed sense. The designers were profiled in the New York Times this week at their rustic retreat in the Berkshires, the very same...

McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez admitted that the copy doesn't prove imitation is always the sincerest form of flaterry. "Yeah, why save up and buy ours when you can buy theirs right away?" McCollough asked Horyn. The potential knockoff makes for akward questions at a time when Proenza...

I grew accustomed to shopping for all of my household needs and then browsing the designer collaborations Target had to offer on every visit. After all, Target has collaborated with many huge designer brands for their Target on the Go! International line. One of these designers is Proenza...

Has British department store Primark knocked off for their spring collection? Photo evidence indicates it's very likely. Our eagle-eyed friends at The Fashion Law were the first to see thistweet of a London Primark's windows. Though the photo itself is a bit blurry, a few designs are...

where do we even begin? It's one thing for Kris Van Assche to knock-off his own sneaker design for Dior Homme SS10 and introduce a version for his SS11 collection. But it's quite another when a streetwear brand like Rockadelic (who?) to blatantly copy what remains one of the most ingenious...

>> Designers, like us all, have their fair share of introductory meetings they wish they could do over — as I recall, Gareth Pugh wished he hadn't first been introduced to Anna Wintour backstage with beer in hand. But it sounds like Proenza Schouler's Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough may...

The Spice Girls will reportedly auction off their iconic costumes. Photo: Getty Images Looking to spice up your life? You may already know that The Spice Girls are reuniting for their Viva Forever! musical, BUT according the Huffington Post UK, a piece of the girls' iconic performance...

And lucky for you, the boys of Proenza Schouler, Lazaro Hernandez and Jack McCollough, have downsized their in-demand it-bag to create the PS1 Wallet, in brand spankin' new color ways. The wallet retains the satchel's classic flap front façade and is perfect for carrying the everyday...

 

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