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Thursday Friday Think They're Warhol

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Meanwhile, the Thursday Friday designers are hoping to avoid future lawsuits—despite the fact that they keep co-opting other brands' bags to screenprint on their own. They told the editors of Glamour.com that they consider themselves artists, like Andy Warhol: "We've been moved by the extent to which our message resonated with consumers and editors. Our bags playfully comment on the current economic climate and the tabloid coverage of fashion. I love that Campbell's Soup embraced Andy Warhol's work. Our bags elevate luxury goods to pop art. We only have admiration for the icons we parody. It'd be incredible to meet the same acceptance that Warhol did, but short of that, I'd certainly appreciate peace on the legal front." Hm, using Chanel bags to sell your totes? Is that really Warhol? [Glamour]