Most companies need very little help with spewing out branded garbage under the shroud of horrible racism or casual sexism. However, as we've talked about before, sometimes fate deals them a shitty hand as well, resulting in a PR nightmare where the only crimes are bad luck and terrible timing.
4 Valentino Was Totally Stoked That Amy Adams Took Their Purse to a Funeral
Overpriced handbag peddler Valentino, headed by the orange shoe leather goblin Valentino Garavani, was so excited to see its latest product in the Oscar-nominated hands of Amy Adams that they sent out a delighted press release boasting, "We are pleased to announce Amy Adams carrying the Valentino Garavany Rockstud Duble bag from the Spring/Summer 2014 collection on Feb. 6 in New York" attached to this image:
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Their reaction after realizing what they'd done.