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Fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana declared gay adoption unnatural and deemed children born via IVF “synthetic children.”

Sabrina Toppa, Time.com
March 16, 2015

Celebrities have joined in the condemnation of fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana — honchos of Italian fashion house Dolce & Gabbana — who drew the ire of Elton John Saturday when they declared gay adoption unnatural and deemed children born via IVF “synthetic children.”
The 67-year-old “Candle in the Wind” singer immediately took to Instagram to demand: “How dare you refer to my beautiful children as 'synthetic'” and warning “I shall never wear Dolce and Gabbana ever again. #BoycottDolceGabbana.”

Now, celebrities from Ricky Martin to Courtney Love are echoing John’s sentiment, referring to the luxury designers’ views as outdated and promising to dispose of the brand-name products:

Amid the backlash, Stefano Gabbana issued a press statement Sunday saying “It was never our intention to judge other people’s choices. We do believe in freedom and love.”

This article originally appeared on Time.com.

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