Dolce & Gabbana releases Weibo video apologising to 'every Chinese person in the world'

The famous designers say they will not forget this episode and the lessons learned, but the video's Chinese subtitles make no mention of the offensive comments Gabbana reportedly made via Instagram messages.

Stefano Gabbana (left) and Domenico Dolce in their apology video

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana have published a video to their Weibo account today in which they apologise for the offence caused by a recent advert they released in China, which led to retailer Lane Crawford dropping the brand

The Dolce Gabbana designers speak in Italian in the video, but it includes a translation in Chinese underneath. The brand has not yet released the video on its Instagram or Twitter pages, prompting...

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