Did Jeremy Scott rip off Santa Cruz's Jimbo Phillips?

Some of the conversation online about fashion designer Jeremy Scott's use of imagery that looks a lot like that from legendary skateboard artists from Santa Cruz.


  1. One of fashion designer Jeremy Scott's latest line of clothing looks a lot like the designs of Santa Cruz skateboard artists Jim and Jimbo Phillips. Here are the comparison photos.
  2. The story and question has been picked up by Spin Magazine.
  3. And High Snobiety:
  4. Jimbo Phillips, a Gail Rich Award winner this year for lifetime contribution to the Santa Cruz arts community, is the creator of the iconic screaming hand:
  5. More on Jimbo Phillips: click here
    More on Jeremy Scott, who has designed outfits for Madonna, Brittney Spears, Kanye West and many other high profile celebrities: click here
  6. Here's more on the complete 2013 show from Style.com