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Fake is never cute. Even Snooki wouldn't carry those Canal Street "Prado" bags we spotted in front of us at the JFK taxi line. But, when it comes to fur, there's a plausible reason not to sport the real thing. Of course, this season, it's all about the furry stuff, which poses quite the chic conundrum for animal lovers, vegans, and those of us who just don't want to add another digit to our clothing bill. Luckily, we rounded up some faux-fur fashion pieces that are just as luxe as the real thing. Whether it's trim on a hood or a full-on vest, we've got 13 alternatives to mink, rabbit, and other woodland creatures that won't have PETA on your tail (bad pun intended).
Click through to find your favorite fur alternative and tell us which you'd rock now!
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