Roberto Cavalli Slams Michael Kors: 'He Copies Everything'
UPDATED: In an interview with Haute Living Miami magazine, the Italian designer also expresses that "fashion is just about money now."
Roberto Cavalli isn't too pleased with Michael Kors, as he expressed his frustration with the American designer in an interview with Haute Living Miami magazine.
"Mr. Michael Kors, he copies everything!" expressed the outspoken Italian designer. "It's really a scandal and nobody has the courage to say anything. It's really not fair."
But Cavalli says he doesn't have an issue with fast fashion. "Now, you have designers and you have Zara, which is meant to be fast and sold at a very cheap price, so you expect [copying]," says Cavalli, who launched a diffusion line, Just Cavalli, in 1998.
The famed designer -- who created a bevy of exclusive outfits for Miley Cyrus' Bangerz tour -- also voiced that fashion is too focused on labels, rather than quality. "Labels shouldn't be important, it's about what you like. Take off the label," he said.
Cavalli added: "Fashion is just about money now. There's no evolution. In the 18th and 19th centuries, fashion used to completely change every 20 years. Totally new silhouettes, etc. Now, there is less creativity. There's been nothing truly new since the 1950s, except many sneakers."
Read Cavalli's interview with Haute Living Miami here.