Chanel has announced their decision to exclude fur and exotic animal skins, such as snakes, crocodilians and lizards from their collections. The announcement came as part of a wave of luxury fashion brands, such as Gucci, Michael Kors and Burberry, announced their withdrawal from using animal fur. See also: Fury on Regent Street “We did it because it’s in the air, but it’s not an air people imposed to us. It’s a free choice,” Bruno Pavlovsky, Fashion President at Chanel, said to British Vogue. The brand’s attention will shift to the research and development of materials and leathers generated by “agri-food” industries https://t.co/uWa5BJIhtx — British Vogue (@BritishVogue) December 4, 2018 “The champagne corks are popping at PETA, thanks to Chanel's announcement that it'