Gisele Bündchen to Star in True Religion Denim Campaign
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 02/03/2009 - 15:15

It’s not exactly breaking news that supermodel and tabloid favorite Gisele Bündchen is getting a lot of work. But it seems like Bündchen may be getting all the work. In addition to her upcoming spring ad campaigns for Dior, Versace and Rampage, she has now been tapped to be the face of premium denim brand True Religion.

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The Best Lingerie for Valentine's Day
By Miranda Noland | 02/03/2009 - 12:15
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Sergio Davila and Carlos Campos Named Among FGI Rising Stars
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 01/30/2009 - 16:50

The 12th annual Fashion Group International Rising Star Awards were held in New York City on Thursday, and Sergio Davila and Carlos Campos tied in the men’s apparel category.

Everyone at the event agreed that this type of recognition is particularly helpful during these bad economic times. In stressing the importance of support, Davila told the crowd gathered at The Rainbow Room, “I hope to see you all at fashion week in Bryant Park. You are all invited.”

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Who Wore It Best: America vs. Kelly?
By Miranda Noland | 01/28/2009 - 11:50

It's a Betty vs. a Brit in Diane von Furstenburg's black and white strapless dress. Ugly Betty star America Ferrera wore hers with white peep toes to the 2008 ALMA Awards in August, and British TV host Kelly Brook wore hers with a festive sailor hat and red sandals at the 2009 London International Boat Show launch last week.

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Curly Qs: Cleansing Conditioner
By Sandra Mariscal | 01/28/2009 - 11:18

Shampoo, Conditioner, styling agents—that’s the usual drill when it comes to maintaining my locks. That is until I came across Wen by Chaz Dean Cleansing Conditioner ($28). This is a conditioner that is meant to replace shampoo, conditioner, and leave-in. It has a creamy texture that looks like your typical conditioner, but it also has cleansing properties so you can scrub your scalp with it. The formula is free of harsh chemicals and sulfates like sodium lauryl sulfate.

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The Truth About Septicemia, the Disease that Killed Model Mariana Bridi da Costa
By Dorkys Ramos | 01/27/2009 - 17:30

When 20-year-old Brazilian model Mariana Bridi da Costa died last Saturday from septicemia, we were scared. Can anyone get this disease? What are the symptoms? Better yet, what is it?

Septicemia is another name for blood poisoning and occurs when bacteria spreads into the bloodstream due to an infection. In da Costa’s case, her urinary tract infection progressed into the disease and prevented sufficient blood flow to her organs. Doctors had to amputate both arms and legs because her limbs weren’t receiving enough oxygen.

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Gisele is New Face of Rampage
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 01/27/2009 - 16:24

Junior sportswear label Rampage has tapped Gisele Bundchen to be the new face of the brand. WWD reports the Brazilian model has signed on for one year, starting with the company’s spring campaign.

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Who Wore It Best: Rihanna vs. Rosario?
By Miranda Noland | 01/26/2009 - 14:40

Rihanna and Rosario both choose red lips and retro waves to complement their curve-hugging Dolce & Gabbana gowns. Rihanna wore it in emerald green to the 2007 World Music Awards in Monaco, and Rosario wore it in silver to the 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards in Los Angeles. So you tell us!

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Isabel Toledo Makes Barneys History
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 01/22/2009 - 17:30

After Michelle Obama chose Isabel Toledo’s lemongrass-colored design to wear to her husband’s swearing in ceremony, Creative Director of Barneys New York and personal friend of the designer, Simon Doonan, decided to tear down the window displays of the Madison Avenue store and replace them with an homage to Toledo.

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Gisele Teams Up With Bono, Scarlett Johansson for (Product) RED
By Mariela Rosario | 01/22/2009 - 14:30

Giselle Bündchen has agreed to team up with Bono, Scarlett Johannson and (Product) RED for a special feature in an upcoming issue of Elle magazine to raise money to help fight HIV and AIDS in Africa.

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