On social media, the sweater was widely criticised for including a red outline around the mouth cutout, ostensibly to resemble lips - a design that manysaid evoked the racist history of blackface in the United States, which dates back to the 1830s.
Additionally, the news comes on the heels of several other fashion faux pas, including the removal of a Gucci sweater from retailers last week for a similar issue as well as Prada's own brush with blackface for a monkey bag charm that resembled the racist makeup in December.
Blackface is a centuries-old practice rooted in depicting a negative stereotype of black people in Europe and the US.
Baby rescued from stormwater drain doing well in hospital
A newborn baby girl was rescued from a stormwater drain in South Africa on Monday (Feb. 11) after being stuck for several hours. We would like to congratulate the rescue personnel and paramedics who worked together to rescue this little girl today.
Sprint sues AT&T over 'misleading' 5G E icon
Sprint and T-Mobile, in comparison, don't expect their mobile 5G networks to get off the ground until the second half of the year. The operator said it will fight the lawsuit while continuing to deploy 5G Evolution in addition to standards-based mobile 5G.
Jennifer Aniston's transformation: Still fabulous at 50
It was a night of exes, as Mayer's ex-girlfriend Katy Perry and her current boyfriend Orlando Bloom were also in attendance. The medium said there were no reports of Pitt and Aniston mingling throughout the evening, though.
Google Maps AR-powered navigation testing starts
During last year's Google I/O , the company showed off the integration between Google Lens and Google Maps. Although the version the WSJ tested isn't final, it helps us get a better idea of what's coming up.
Party that nominated Thai princess for PM faces ban
She gave up her royal titles after marrying an American and she has starred in soap operas and an action movie. The commission is likely to follow the wishes of the monarch, who holds a semi-divine place in Thai society.
Obama's Ambassador to Israel Slams Rep. Omar
Dan Shapiro, the USA ambassador to Israel during the Obama administration, harshly criticized Democratic Minnesota Rep. Contacts for Jarrett and Obama did not immediately respond to a Daily Wire inquiry.