The Designer & His Fans Aren’t Happy

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When fans excitedly logged on to try and scoop up one of Telfar Clemens’ highly-coveted Shopping Bags during today’s restock, they noticed the styles sold out even more quickly than normal. Soon, the tweets were coming fast and furious— with the chatter reaching sneaker-drop levels.

Many people were upset that they couldn’t score the bags, and soon, the designer took to Instagram stories with a striking statement: “Telfar is for the people. Not Bots. Store on ice while we root them out.”

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If states reopening across the country has you ready to shed your quarantine layers, the Amazon Big Style Sale 2020 is here for you. Oh, you’re just hearing about the summer blowout event? Don’t worry, because (in typical Amazon fashion), Bezos and company kept it on the down low after quietly pushing Prime Day back due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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