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In case you missed it, here is a reprint of the "Oh no, you dit-n't!" ad that Chanel ran on the back page of Friday's WWD. Consider yourself warned.
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i guess it is that serious
candid cool |
June 24, 2007 at 01:57 PM
It's nothing new:) They run these ads regularly, particularly in WWD.
June 27, 2007 at 11:17 PM
So well done. Humorous with hint of litigation. So much unlike Levi's hit-you-over-the-head ads.
The problem for Chanel is the home sewing venue. This ad should not only appear in WWD. But, it should also appear in Threads and Sew News, too. Those are the folks who co-opt the Chanel name and (dare I say...) take it in vain.
J C Sprowls |
June 29, 2007 at 06:27 PM
But what of model darlings Coco Rocha and Chanel Iman? Could they be next in line for cease and desist letters from Chanel, Inc's lawyers?
June 29, 2007 at 10:56 PM
I have seen these types of ads before and they never cease to amaze me. I don't think they do a bit of good and may actually entice or 'challenge' some people to try and defy them.
I also think that people know very well the difference between authentic Gucci and Gucci-inspired bags like those found at baghaus.com or similar websites. Surely they don't think the public is quite that dumb?
July 02, 2007 at 07:02 PM
Yea, I don't get the point either. Maybe it's something their lawyers force them to do every so often? It is good for a laugh, though.
The Fashion Informer |
July 02, 2007 at 09:11 PM
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