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Surprise: Urban Outfitters has knocked off another independent designer's jewelry. Etsy-seller Stevie Koerner's "A World of Love" pendants are simple and sweet: Each necklace is shaped like a different state, and has a small, heart-shaped cut out in the design. Urban Outfitters thought so too, so they decided to grab the idea by the horns and are now selling blatant copies. Even lower? According to Koerner, "They even stole the item name as well as some of my copy." [i make shiny things]

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