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    Reverse Knock-Offs

    What prompted Proenza Schouler to design their own version of Frye's classic motorcycle boot? "I practically swoon for Proenza Schouler," writes the blogger at On the Fringe of Fashion. "However, I will perpetually be perplexed by brands who design virtual knock-offs of classic styles by heritage brands, and price them for around $1,000 steeper than the originals. Just why? And who's our target consumer here? " Good questions all. [OTFOF]

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