Caitlin Murphy


This Indie Artist Shows Us All How To Stand Up To Giant Corporations

When Tuesday Bassen called out Zara for allegedly stealing her designs, they said she wasn’t famous enough to matter

This Tuesday, the artist Tuesday Bassen, whose illustrations have appeared on GOOD along with publications like the New Yorker, Lucky Peach, Broadly, and many more, took to social media to announce that the brand Zara had allegedly “copied” her original designs. Stating that Zara “consistently uses my work against my wishes and without any compensation,” Bassen posted a collage comparing her pins and patches with those found in the Summer ‘16 collections of Zara and its subsidiaries Stradivarius, Pull and Bear, and Bershka. Bassen also shared a purported screenshot of a response from Zara’s lawyers.

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