Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky 2021-09-14 18:05:39 –
Singer Billie Eilish played a role in persuading Oscar de la Renta to stop using fur.
Irish, who wore an Oscar de la Renta gown in Met Gala on Monday, posted on Instagram about a conversation with a fashion house.
“The whole team listened to me on this issue and now we have made changes that are of great benefit not only to animals, but to our planet and the environment,” Irish said.
Alex Bolen, CEO of the brand, said: New York Times After a conversation with Irish, who refuses to work with a designer who uses fur, he decides to stop selling fur.
“I have to be surrounded by people from different perspectives,” he said.
Boren had previously refused to stop using fur, even after a phone call from his wife and the widow of Oscar de la Renta.
Hill Other luxury brands, including Gucci, Versace and Prada, have recently reported that they have stopped using fur in their designs.