MAYBE ITS MAYBELLINE
New York Fashion Week attendees may find the easy breezy cosmetics in their swag bags this season. Cosmetics giant Maybelline has signed on to be the official sponsor, but it seems only for the tents at Lincoln Center. Past sponsor, MAC, is not out of the picture. The high end beauty brand is said to be in negotiations to become the main backer of shows located at Milk Studios.
ART IMITATES LIFE: POSH PLAYS FASHIONISTA IN SATC SEQUEL
Posh Spice landed a cameo role in the Sex and the City movie sequel. The Emporio Armani underwear model and lover of Birkins started taking acting lessons after she signed on, but given her credentials as genuine fashion guru, we doubt she needs them.
WHO'S WHO OF BIRKINS
So we know the classic purse is a treasured possession of Posh, but which models actually own the elusive, wait-listed, hallowed handbag. Catch a glimpse of the Hermès tote in all its glory here.
JASON WU'S FASHION CARICATURES
The CFDA finalist has come a long way since his days designing doll clothes. That doesn't mean he's given up his roots. Wu created a doll for his Fall 2009 collection for Colette in Paris, which debuted in stores this week. May we also suggest a Michele Obama doll in her inaugural gown?
HIGH DEFINITION FASHION
Those cool cult red and blue cardboard glasses are back in fashion. UK magazine Dazed and Confused tapped photographer Terry Tsiolis to shoot Marios Schwab's colorful collection in another dimension.
Once thought of as strictly bohemian style, vegan footwear is getting a chic over haul thanks to new innovative synthetic materials and animal friendly designers as Stella McCartney.
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BRINGING HOME THE BACON BLING
Critters have always been inspiration when it comes to jewelry. Olsen twins-helmed line, Elizabeth and James created serpent shaped rings. Wide-eyed owls embellished everything from bracelets to belts Now, usher in the year of pig jewelry as seen on fashion risk-taker Katy Perry. Take a look at the fine swine accessories here.
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CAN'T WE JUST CARRY A BAG?
If you're looking for an accessory for the Snuggie, here it is. Its a hat and a bag all in one, eliminating the need for those cumbersome fanny pack belts.