Lululemon Tried to Come for Beyoncé, Agitates Beyhive

Don't mess with the Beyhive.

If we’ve learned anything in 2016, it’s that the Beyhive stings back! Unfortunately for athletic apparel brand Lululemon, experience is the best teacher.

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Soon after the news broke Thursday that Beyoncé had released a new fitness collection, a 200-piece line of curve-hugging spandex, stylish sweats and workout-ready gear, the yoga brand insinuated that Beyoncé’s Ivy Park was merely a copycat, tweeting,

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“They do say imitation is the best form of flattery. Maybe Beyoncé is so ‘Crazy in Love’ with our brand, she made her own.”

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The since-deleted tweet by the company, no doubt, faced repercussions. So much so, that they found themselves on the defense, apologizing directly to Beyoncé fans individually.

@xoBeyHivexo @GoodGuySly No harm meant- we've got nothing but love.

@__beebs Good eye. We heard everyone's feedback and decided to retract the original post.

@GoBrooklyn @lknmre Thanks for the call out, we didn’t mean any harm. We’re huge fans.

@retrofuture1 We agree, which is why the original post was deleted. We never meant to throw bows as we're major fans of hers.

@OhhhHaiOlivia We're not throwing punches. Everyone needs a little healthy competition.

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