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Kate Spade slammed Dylan Mulvaney’s trance endorsement for being ‘awakened’: ‘He’s a man’

Kate Spade New York has been slammed in a new promo video for the brand’s spring collection, joining forces with transgender influencer Dylan Mulvaney.

Mulvaney, 26, who uses her/their pronouns, posted a clip TikTok on Tuesday It shows her shopping around Spade’s Rockefeller Center store, dodging on a white mini handbag and a pink puffy-sleeve dress, complete the look with a necklace and earrings.

“And honestly, I think I’m going to wear this out of the store,” Mulvaney said, running out the front door without paying.

The hilarious ad angered some conservatives, who accused Kate Spade of hiring transgender women to promote traditionally feminine clothing.

Dylan Mulvaney, 26, wore a blue Kate Spade dress at the beginning of the video.
Tiktok / Dylan Mulvaney

Mulvaney has been working with the brand since the fall, when the music video director turned to Republican congressional candidate Robbie Starbuck. expressed his disappointment TikTok on Tuesday tweeted:

“What do brands like Kate Spade think when they hire men who alienate half their customer pool??” he added.

“As a loyal @katespadeny shopper, I am deeply disappointed and insulted,” said another wrote on twitter“Dylan Mulvaney is not a woman. ”

Kate Spade and transgender influencer Dylan Mulvaney spark anti-wake controversy by 'shunting' conservative women in spring style video
She called Kate Spade “a staple in my wardrobe.”
Tiktok / Dylan Mulvaney

“No. I refuse to give up what I enjoy as a real woman to flashy gay men pretending to be women,” said the critic. commented on the platform.

“No matter how hard I try, Dylan Mulvaney will never look as beautiful and feminine as the real Kate Spade woman.”

“Kate Spade has awakened!” Written by another Twitter user“I used to love shopping at Kate Spade for my beautiful girlfriend, but they won’t see my business anymore. I have to stop my girlfriends and wives from shopping here!”

Dylan Mulvaney attends the Kate Spade presentation during New York Fashion Week on September 9, 2022.
Dylan Mulvaney attends the Kate Spade presentation during New York Fashion Week on September 9, 2022.
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Other social media users defended Mulvaney and the brand, even teasing that a former Kate Spade customer was upset about the partnership.

“If you’re mad at Kate Spade and want to get rid of the bag, DM me. I can help. I’ll cover the shipping. Kudos to Spade.” wrote on twitter.

“I don’t know who needs to hear this, but the anger you feel about a transgender person like Dylan Mulvaney taking a legal and possibly well-paid job at Kate Spade is the anger you feel.” must not be the same as Transgender who murdered three childrenThey are not the same thing.” written by another usersee Monday Nashville school shooting.

Neither Mulvaney nor Kate Spade representatives have publicly addressed this criticism. The Post has reached out to both for comment.

Conservatives accuse Kate Spade, transgender influencer Dylan Mulvaney of 'marginating' women in TikTok ads
Mulvaney has officially endorsed Kate Spade since September.
Tiktok / Dylan Mulvaney

Mulvaney became popular on TikTok for sharing her transition journey. “Girlhood” March 2022. The platform has his 10.8 million followers.

vice president Kamala Harris faced backlash wrote last week biden favorites A heartfelt letter to Mulvaney congratulating her on a year of ‘real life’.

Mulvaney also made waves during her March 13 appearance “The Drew Barrymore Show” where the two talked about cyberbullying. During her interview, Barrymore knelt down and held Mulvaney’s hand in admiration. Kate Spade slammed Dylan Mulvaney’s trance endorsement for being ‘awakened’: ‘He’s a man’

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