New Fashion Line Blatantly Rips Off / Pays Homage To EMPEROR, MAYHEM, OBITUARY
Mainstream fashion bites the metal hand again. Metal designs have become in vogue in the fashion world, so much so that a metal tee was named the look for the summer last year, and now big time fashion companies are coming in for the kill.
It feels like H&M released a line of metal logo t-shirts, Diesel sold this overpriced leather jacket with fake metal patches on it, Urban Outfitters sold overpriced band t-shirts too, and I have no idea what Gucci was thinking with this AC/DC design. Now, you have big brands like Supreme teaming up with Black Sabbath and Slayer for limited lines. Today, we learn of a smaller company, Factory, which is co-opting metal logos into various designs. For example, this Mayhem logo rip which says "FORTUNE" on it:
There is another version, where it's half this and half another logo:
As seen in the main image, they are also selling a shirt with the knockoff Mayhem logo. It originally went for $40, but has been marked down to $19.
I can't decide which is worse, this Obituary/Emperor knock-off: