As fur makes a comeback for next winter, celebrities continue to take public stands on the issue. Most are fashionably correct, coming out against the skin trade. Their ranks include the supermodels Naomi Campbell, Christy Turlington et al, plus Kim Basinger and Brigitte Bardot.

One beauty has broken ranks: Sophia Loren recently finished shooting an advertising campaign for the Italian furrier Annabella Pellicceria.