This week it’s been pointed out on every blog (even the home decor blogs!) that Old Navy has an inexpensive version (Rip-off? Knock-off? Replica? what is the politically correct term for this?) of this Alice + Olivia sweater:
Forever21, not wanting to feel left out, also knocked-off last years’ uber-popular – even I bought it – J. Crew original (available this fall in a lighter-weight Merino wool) :
Old Navy’s version:
Now, polka dot sweaters? Over-sized Graphics? I don’t know that I feel like a designer or brand can really trademark that…….
Looking for a different version of polka dots? I love this peplum polka-dot top (say that quickly, three times.)