When design copying goes international

Not only has design furniture classics been heavily copied directly in the EU, to the point where sales were made from territories with less protection within the EU, to those territories where the classics were and are still protected. But these classics are now being copied in far away territories, perhaps in the hope that most will have forgotten the originals.

Here is a Danish article about Ralph Lauren’s take on Børge Mogensen’s classic chair no. 2224:

http://bobedre.dk/design/ralph-lauren-vs-boerge-mogensen-det-er-en-direkte-kopi