DAVID BECKHAM ISN'T INTERESTED
Apparently, Emporio Armani Underwear was concocting the "sexiest ad ever" starring sculpted footballer Becks and vampy Angelina Jolie, but the married man wasn't interested in stripping down with any other woman than his beloved Posh.
[Times UK]

YOU CAN TAKE THE GIRL OUT OF SCOTLAND...

Pringle of Scotland brings fellow highlander Tilda Swinton on board for as the face of both its men's and women's collections for the label's spring 2010 campaign.
[WWD]

URBAN HARMONY
Hip retail chain Urban Outfitters recently tapped the 17 year old Sea of Shoes blogger to do footwear. Its latest wallet-friendly collaborations recruit uber-chic hatter Eugenia Kim and statement costume jeweler Annie Costello.
[The Pipleline]

DOES THAT POSE LOOKS STRANGELY FAMILIAR?
We know all industries are feeling an economic pinch and are looking for ways to save. Donna Karan was on board with that line of thought last season when she took her runway photos and reused them for the namesakes ads. This season she is using the same tactic, sort of. This round of ads is suspect to some fancy Photoshop skills.
[Fashionologie]

ALBER ELBAZ DOESN'T LIKE "BLEEP!"
The bespectacled creative director of Lanvin doesn't want to work with people who stifle his creativity. Says Alber, "Talent and [Expletive] or less talent and good?' I'll go with less talent."
[My Fashion Life]

FOREVER AND EVER 21
The mall chain of expedited fashion is moving faster down the freeway of style, expanding its merchandise to include beauty and home products. This comes on the heels of Forever 21's recent launch of swimwear and plus size lines.
[WWD]