Thursday, July 10, 2008

Controversial Ads: Duncan Quinn

The ad above appeared in a post on
Trendhunter titled: Misogynistic Marketing - Is Duncan Quinn's Fashion Ad Inappropriate? (The Duncan Quinn brand is described as follows:
For those who do not know, Duncan Quinn sells handmade ready-to-wear and bespoke men’s suits with a tagline of, “Savile Row meets Rock ‘n Roll.)

The author doesn't unpack the topic or offer any explanation of the source of the piece below.

See: Friends with Benefits: Benifits Summary Prospectus for another example of parody corporate literature.


Anonymous said...

How much are the suits?

Bierhof Smith said...


I've been doing an important investigation about controversial ads and I think we can share some illustration about the 60's and 70's. It was a nice period and it had a lot of advertising.