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Chanel is not making 'urban tie caps'; model hairpiece draws ire

Chanel is not making 'urban tie caps'; model hairpiece draws ire

No, Chanel is not making and selling “urban tie caps,” despite all the social media buzz Tuesday night.

Many were outraged when a picture of a Caucasian model wearing a blue cap, also known a durag, referred to the garment as an urban tie cap, which Chanel was said to be making.

Wait, this is a Chanel Du-Rag???? Chanel made this?? pic.twitter.com/n2HQYgaOBE

— Reagan Gomez (@ReaganGomez) September 16, 2014

Turns out these caps were worn by models before the Derek Lam Spring 2015 show to ensure their hair didn't...

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