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PETA is ripping fashion designer duo Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen for using animal pelts to create their latest backpack, which retails for around $17,000.

That's not a typo.

“What the Olsens lack in creativity, they try to make up for with shock value,” the animal rights group said in a statement regarding the pricey accessory.

PETA Hates Olsen Twins

PETA protesters (seen here in 2008) have gone after the Olsen Twins for years.

The backpack is a patchwork design made of various animal furs, a fact that has PETA livid with the twosome to the point of bitter name-calling.

"If it looks like a troll and acts like a troll, it's probably a Trollsen Twin - or somebody wearing one of their new totes," the group continues.

PETA calls on consumers not to purchase the products "which are made from the fur and skins of innocent animals" or anything by the Olsens.

Ashley Olsen and Mary Kate Olsen, who jointly run The Row, captured the Womenswear Designer of the Year honors at the CFDA Fashion Awards in June.

They should probably be on the lookout for paint can assaults.

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At the CFDA (Council of Fashion Designers of America) Awards Monday night, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen won the 2012 Womenswear Designers of the Year award.

For their work on their own line, the Row, obviously.

Johnny Depp was also lauded for his personal style, though just one night after rocking with The Black Keys at the MTV Movie Awards, Depp opted to sit this one out.

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen

The 48-year-old Dark Shadows star wasn't present to accept his Fashion Icon award, so his friend and Cry-Baby director John Waters accepted on his behalf.

The night belonged to the Olsens, although Olivier Sarkozy, who is reportedly cozying up to Mary-Kate of late, was not on hand to support his girl. Oh well.

Here's a look at some of the big fashion winners from the event:

Womenswear Designer of the Year: Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen of The Row

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Following an evening of incredible fashion at the Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art last night, we've been matching up celebrities in a series of fashionable face-offs.

And no relationship is safe from this competition!

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Gossip Girl co-stars Leighton Meester and Blake Lively were pitted against one another earlier in the day... but that's nothing compared to the match-up below!

Sisters Ashley Olsen and Mary-Kate Olsen were spotted on the red carpet, each at her thin, unfashionable best. Compare the siblings below and then vote in our poll:

Who looks better?

 

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by Free Britney at

The Olsen Twins are known as celebrity fashion icons, but sometimes, we gotta admit, we have absolutely no idea why. This is one of those cases.

Celebrity fashion and style critics, chime in: Regarding Mary-Kate Olsen's, um, floral attire in the photo below, do you love it, or would you shove it?

Kendall Jenner Fashion

Mary-Kate Olsen fashion: Love it or shove it?

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And you thought she was a celebrity fashion train wreck already.

The mother ship should be coming soon to retrieve Mary-Kate Olsen, so take a long look and appreciate the former Full House actress while you can.

Kylie Jenner Fashion

Soon enough, Mary-Kate - along with her burlap sack, bile-colored bag and that retired Ukrainian socialite's aerobics headband - will be taken back to her home planet. Let us pause to commemorate this moment in celebrity fashion history.

  Love it or hate it? Tell us what you think of Mary-Kate Olsen's "style."

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Here's a celebrity fashion showdown where picking the winner may be a bigger challenge than getting one of the celebrities involved to eat dinner.

A fresh-faced Ashley Olsen sported a sleek Calvin Klein jumpsuit to some fashion designer's show back in 2006, while her twin, Mary-Kate Olsen, wore satin shorts this week to an after party for the new Kate Bosworth movie, 21.

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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen: Always the pinnacle of celebrity fashion.

You tell us, which of the Olsen Twins wore the outfit better ... you can also select "neither" or "I prefer Olsen Twins nude" as options and we will accept them.

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