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Archive: July, 2013

Rihanna wins Topshop T-shirt legal battle

Wednesday, July 31, 2013, 9:42 AM
Somewhere in the world while on tour, Rihanna is smiling to herself over her latest victory. The pop singer won a legal battle against fast fashion retailer Topshop in London Wednesday over T-shirts bearing her image. After nearly a year of back and forth exchanges, the artist sued Topshop parent... Read more

Blake Lively is Eva Chen's 'Lucky' September cover girl

Monday, July 29, 2013, 11:53 AM
It is known that newly-minted Lucky editor in chief Eva Chen is debuting her editorial influence on the publication with the all-important September issue. However, who she selected to front her first issue remained a mystery, until Monday morning. The ever-stylish Blake Lively is the magazine's... Read more

Katy Perry reveals excruciating 'Vogue' diet

Monday, July 29, 2013, 10:25 AM
Sure, Vogue cover girls are immortalized, their image slapped, on the forefront of fashion's monthly bible. But at what cost? July issue cover girl Katy Perry revealed to Jay Leno Friday the extreme length she went to prep for the Annie Leibovitz-shot session. "I kind of went on a cleanse," she shared... Read more

Monday mantra: 'I'm every icon,' says Lady Gaga

Monday, July 29, 2013, 8:49 AM
And she's back! Along with Lady Gaga's artistic interpretation and insight behind the mechanisms of her makeup-smeared face that graces the cover image for her upcoming single "Applause," she shared with WWD Monday what her six-month long hiatus away from the spotlight entailed. In the interview,... Read more

Barneys Co-Op to close in Philadelphia? Not quite

Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 9:38 AM
Barneys Co-Op is no-more for Philadelphia- and other locations across the country. But the store isn't necessarily closing. The New York-based luxury retailer is converting its remaining Co-Op stores to "Barneys New York" locations, CEO Mark Lee told WWD in a new report published Wednesday. The industrial-style... Read more

Local designers to be featured in midweek sample sale

Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 9:00 AM
If you're on your way to Sips or find yourself in need of a new weekend dress, this sample sale should probably be your first Wednesday evening destination. The 2013 designers-in-residence and 2012 alumni of the Philadelphia Fashion Incubator at Macy's Center City will showcase their current lines... Read more

Kate Middleton steps out in polka-dot frock post-pregnancy, just like Diana

Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 2:55 PM
Polka-dots for pretty princesses post-pregnancy! Left: FILE, AP Photo / John Redman - In this June 22, 1982, file photo, Britain's Prince Charles, Prince of Wales, and wife Princess Diana take home their newborn son Prince William, as they leave St. Mary's Hospital in London. Right: Britain's Prince... Read more

Cameron Diaz is Pour la Victoire's new Artistic Director

Monday, July 22, 2013, 10:52 AM
Was she giving the world signals when she starred in Jennifer Weiner's In Her Shoes? WWD reports that actress Cameron Diaz is Pour la Victoire's new "artistic director." What makes this story different is that the face behind hit films like The Holiday and Charlie's Angels has avoided the familiar... Read more

Rihanna sues Topshop over T-shirts bearing her image

Friday, July 19, 2013, 9:55 AM
Rihanna is suing fast fashion retailer Topshop for $5 million over T-shirts bearing her image without permission. The pop star seeks damages from Topshop parent company Arcadia Group Brands Ltd. over the offensive products, which were first sold as the "Rihanna Tank," and later changed to the "Icon... Read more

Jennifer Garner fronts first fashion campaign

Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 12:03 PM
Has she even reached her prime yet? Jennifer Garner, the beautiful, 40-year-old wife of Ben Affleck and mother of three, stars in her first ever fashion gig for Max Mara's fall 2013 ad campaign. The ads feature the "pragmatic" chic actress in Italian fashion house's cashmere camel-colored coat. Company... Read more
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