Burberry Apologizes for Sending Hoodie With Strings Resembling a Noose Down the Runway

Luxury fashion brand showed piece during London Fashion Week show

Burberry removed this hoodie from its collection after receiving backlash online. Getty Images

Burberry is the latest fashion house under fire for a controversial design the brand sent down the runway: a hoodie with what looked identical to a noose hanging around the neck in place of strings.

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