Topman accused of plagiarism
- Published: 16 Oct 2012 at 11.35
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London designer Kate Moross has accused retail giant Topman -- brother to Topshop -- of stealing a graphic print.
Kate Moross's side-by-side comparison of her plagiarism claim (Twitter) ©Kate Moross / Twitter
Topman has removed an item from sale after celebrated young London graphic designer Kate Moross took to Twitter to accuse the retailer, owned by Philip Green's Arcadia group, of stealing a design she produced and sold in 2011. Moross took to the social network to complain of the brand's "theft of my Tribal pattern" and called on her followers to retweet the claim.
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