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Slept on your fashion news this week? No worries. We've got you covered, with all you need to know, below.

-Karl Lagerfeld previewed a trio of video ads (or "short films," as the maestro prefers) for Magnum ice cream, featuring actress Rachel Bilson. [Fashionologie]

-The lineup at Coachella was insane, but just as interesting were the style sightings. Music fans and trend setters showed off their fashion mettle over three jam-packed days of shows. [StyleList]

-Style.com will launch a print publication called . . . Style.com! Go figure. The first edition hits stands in September. [Refinery29]

-The Tribeca film festival revved up this week, with lots of red carpet show-offs. We're looking forward to reports from nine more days of new cinema and gussied-up celebrities. [StyleList]

-Model Miranda Kerr was back in a bikini and in front of a camera, shooting Victoria's Secret a mere 3 months after giving birth. [SassiSam]

-Coach will launch a re-issue collection of 5 of their iconic '70s styles, exclusively on Net-a-Porter. You can sign up for pre-orders. We already have. [StyleList]

-Angelina Jolie is in the (more) money after signing on as the new face of Louis Vuitton. The lucrative deal is her biggest yet. [StyleList]

-Word is that Balmain will soon announce a replacement for recently departed designer Christophe Decarnin, and it looks like it will be Decarnin's former right hand, Olivier Rousteing. [WWD]

-Muammar Gaddafi proposed his own fashion retrospective at the Metropolitan Museum's Costume Institute. A Libyan cultural liaison tried to enlist the help of a well-connected New York Times style writer, citing the Colonel's "sartorial magnificence" and "superior dress sense." [Huffington Post]