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New York City May Ban Fur Sales - FashionWindows
The fur era has been on the decline for years — and soon, it may end altogether. In the past few years, faux fur has started to rise in popularity as a suitable substitute for fur. Designers and brands such as Jean Paul Gaultier, Diane von Furstenberg and Chanel have recently prohibited the use of fur for their products. And now, cities are taking matters into their own hands. New York City Council speaker Corey Johnson proposed legislation that will ban all fur apparel sales in New York City. The legislation was co-sponsored by Councilman Mark Levine of Manhattan and Fernando