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Rep: Marc Jacobs and Lorenzo Martone are Not Married
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 01/06/2010 - 13:28

Unconfirmed reports surfaced yesterday that designer Marc Jacobs and Brazilian ad exec Lorenzo Martone tied the knot over the holidays in a private ceremony in St. Barth’s. They looked like a couple of honeymooners in photographs of them enjoying the sun and romantic strolls on the beach, but that’s not what got people talking.


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Christian Louboutin on J. Lo's New Single: "I Was Extremely flattered"
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 12/02/2009 - 09:16

Jennifer Lopez’s new single off her upcoming album Love? is a rallying cry for all scorned women to get over that good-for-nothing man by throwing on a pair of Louboutins and heading to the club. Fashionweekdaily.com caught up with the shoe god himself, designer Christian Louboutin, as he prepared for the opening of his Miami store, and he had nothing but great things to say about La Lopez honoring his work in her song.


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Sneak Peek: Nicole Richie Designs a Killer Shoe Line
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 11/05/2009 - 14:35

Okay, we're trying to catch our breath after getting a glimpse of Nicole Richie's fab upcoming footwear line, which will be added to her House of Harlow 1960 accessories line starting early next year. We're deeply in love with the tribal-inspired booties, and we're flirting heavily with those whip-stitched diamond-pattern peep-toe platforms. And just think: This is only a sample of what Richie has planned for our eager feet. There are plenty more statement-making boots, flats and heels in store for us in a few short months.


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Arlenis Sosa: Supermodel?
By Angelique Serrano | 10/26/2009 - 14:09

What does it take to reach supermodel status these days? Is it decades in the fashion business? Is it multiple magazine covers with one model’s face appearing at the same time in various countries all over the world? Is it an inflated sense of self that declares it will not get out of bed for less than $10,000 a day? Perhaps it’s something more.


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Eva Mendes Steps Out with Francisco Costa for the National Design Awards
By Mariela Rosario | 10/26/2009 - 11:30

Francisco Costa attended the 2009 National Design Award with the striking Eva Mendes on his arm. The dashing lead designer of Calvin Klein won the award for fashion design, beating out finalists Rodarte and Thom Browne. Conceived by the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, the awards honor the best each year in American design, from products to fashion to architecture.


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Nicole Richie Launching New Contemporary Clothing Line
By Mariela Rosario | 10/22/2009 - 09:25

Nicole Richie has designed a new clothing line—dubbed Winter Kate, after her 21-month-old daughter Harlow's two middle names—which will showcase both a children's collection and a contemporary collection for women. The line will debut in the spring of 2010, but Nicole says she feels as though her whole career has been heading in this direction for quite some time.


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Selena Gomez Starts a Fashion Line for Young Girls
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 10/15/2009 - 10:55

Maybe teen starlet Selena Gomez had too much free time on her hands. The Disney actress and lead singer of Selena Gomez and The Scene has decided to branch out into fashion with the start of her own line, WWD reports. Gomez, 17, teamed up with former Generra designer Tony Melillo and Sandra Campos to create Dream Out Loud by Selena Gomez.


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Michelle Obama Rocks Moises de la Renta
By Mariela Rosario | 09/29/2009 - 13:30

Oscar de la Renta has famously criticized First Lady Michelle Obama's fashion choices in the past. First, he lamented her decision to wear only American designers through her first few months in office. Then he talked smack about her choice to wear accessible clothing line J. Crew to high profile events, saying, "I think it’s wrong to go in one direction only."


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Carolina Herrera Becomes American Citizen
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 09/28/2009 - 16:00

Legendary Venezuelan-born designer Carolina Herrera became an American citizen on Friday, WWD reports. Immediately following her naturalization oath ceremony, the designer, who has lived in the U.S.


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Fashion Week Spring 2010: Brian Reyes
By Mariela Rosario | 09/15/2009 - 16:15

Brian Reyes’s take on fashion for spring of 2010 was a true mixture of dark and light. Although there was a lot of black on display, most of the darker pieces were made using lighter-than-air, sheer fabrics and maintained a feminine edge with fluttery sleeves.


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