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The most controversial celebrity outfits ever

StarsInsider Logo By Stars Insider of StarsInsider | Slide 1 of 26: Kylie Jenner caused quite the uproar when she showed up to the Schiaparelli show during Paris Fashion Week on January 23 wearing a strapless black velvet gown with an eerily lifelike lion head attached—a look from the new collection that would debut on the runway soon after. In her Instagram post, Jenner was careful to clarify that that it was a "faux art creation constructed by hand using manmade materials," but viewers weren't happy with the disturbing imagery, fake or not, criticizing it for re-glamorizing "wildlife accessories."But critics waiting for PETA to chime in were sorely disappointed, as the animal rights organization called the animal heads “fabulously innovative.” In a statement shared by Page Six, PETA President Ingrid Newkirk said that the "looks celebrate the beauty of wild animals and may be a statement against trophy hunting, in which lions and wolves are torn apart to satisfy human egotism." She added, “We encourage everyone to stick with 100% cruelty-free designs that showcase human ingenuity and prevent animal suffering,” further urging Jenner and to “extend this creativity to exclude sheep shorn bloody for wool and silkworms boiled alive in their cocoons.”Jenner is far from the first famous person to be engulfed in controversy over fashion choices. From Lady Gaga to Chris Brown, click through to see the most controversial celebrity outfits ever.You may also like: See impressive microscopic images of the human body!

The most controversial celebrity outfits ever

Kylie Jenner caused quite the uproar when she showed up to the Schiaparelli show during Paris Fashion Week on January 23 wearing a strapless black velvet gown with an eerily lifelike lion head attached—a look from the new collection that would debut on the runway soon after. In her Instagram post, Jenner was careful to clarify that that it was a "faux art creation constructed by hand using manmade materials," but viewers weren't happy with the disturbing imagery, fake or not, criticizing it for re-glamorizing "wildlife accessories."

But critics waiting for PETA to chime in were sorely disappointed, as the animal rights organization called the animal heads “fabulously innovative.” In a statement shared by Page Six, PETA President Ingrid Newkirk said that the "looks celebrate the beauty of wild animals and may be a statement against trophy hunting, in which lions and wolves are torn apart to satisfy human egotism." She added, “We encourage everyone to stick with 100% cruelty-free designs that showcase human ingenuity and prevent animal suffering,” further urging Jenner and to “extend this creativity to exclude sheep shorn bloody for wool and silkworms boiled alive in their cocoons.”

Jenner is far from the first famous person to be engulfed in controversy over fashion choices. From Lady Gaga to Chris Brown, click through to see the most controversial celebrity outfits ever.

You may also like: See impressive microscopic images of the human body!

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