JOHN GALLIANO RECREATES FASHION FOR MUSLIM WOMEN
Saks Fifth Avenue in Saudi Arabia tapped top-notch European designers to make over the abaya, the traditional black robe worn over Muslim women's clothing while in public. Among the designers revamping the robe are wild, whimsical John Galliano, chief designer of Christian Dior.
[TelegraphUK]

AUCTIONING OFF KATE MOSS
Christie's South Kensington is set to auction a 2003 W magazine photo of Kate Moss... in the buff. What is her body of art worth?
[WWD]

THE MET COSTUME INSTITUTE GALA DOWNGRADED TO FANCY DINNER?

The Vogue-sponsored "East Coast Oscars" may become a less flamboyant festivity. With recent layoffs at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art and the departure of the magazine's party planner extraordinaire, Stephanie Winston Wolkoff, what will become of the once celebrity-, model- and designer-packed fashion event?
[FashionWeekDaily]

TOPSHOP DESIGNER WANNABE?
Geri Halliwell (aka Ginger Spice) may be following in fellow spice girl Victoria Beckham's fashion footsteps. The once carrot-topped girl group singer met with Sir Philip Green at his Topshop office. Should we expect to see a Union Jack spandex mini dress instore anytime soon?
[FabSugarUK]