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2014 Skate the Planet Skateboarding Blog Article

January 2014 Skateboard Blog Post

1/27/14
Fashion designer narc'd renown skate art for his rollout at Fashion Week in NYC When "borrowing" someone's work and using it for you own gain, it's best to do so with a low profile. Jim Phillips created the iconic screaming hand graphic that has adorned skateboards and clothing for decades. Fashion designer Jeremy Scott didn't go so far as to "appropriate" the Screaming Hand, but he did use a few of Philips' renown works when he showed his line at Fashion Week in New York City. He has since issued an apology for his high profile rip-off.

Jeremy Scott's skate-similar offering for Fashion Week It's hard to imagine a fashion designer who wasn't familiar with Phillips' iconic designs and stranger still, that he thought he could pass them off as his own without notice. Some people's kids...

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