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Valentino apologizes for ‘mistake’

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Fashion house Valentino has released an apology for its public relations blunder.

The company sent out a press release with pictures of actress Amy Adams carrying its newest bag....Outside of Oscar winner Philip Seymour Hoffman's wake on Thursday.

Many responded saying the company was trying to make money off a tragedy.

But Valentino says it didn't know the pictures were snapped at the sad gathering and apologized for the email being sent out in the first place.

Hoffman was found dead last weekend of an apparent heroin overdose.

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