"I really want Cosmo as a magazine to be more involved in political issues." —Joanna Coles, Editor-In-Chief at Cosmopolitan
Kirna Zabête’s Target Collaboration
Fashion Beauties! Me and a gal pal just browsed through several super stylish pieces ranging from $9.99 to $199.99 via Kirna Zabête’s Target LookBook (blazers, trenches, cardigans, skirts) — and we’re loving what we saw. September 9th can’t come fast enough! Fall is definitely in the air.
Sarah Easley and Beth Buccini discusses the collaboration with Teen Vogue.
FAME PERFUME BY LADY GAGA
“We thought, let’s just make the most epic fragrance campaign of all time, and let’s not care at all about whether they can even print it or show it on TV,” Gaga told Vogue in its September issue.
Landing A “Fashion Writer” Gig: Taking fashion classes is a great way to become knowledgeable about the industry. However, if you want to land your dream job as a fashion writer—you must first know how to “report” and “write,” according to Fashion Journalist, Robin Givhan.
"…everything that I know about this industry came from reporting," says Givhan.
Women’s Wear Daily asks: what’s your favorite item of lingerie?
Kelly Osbourne: Spanx! I don’t do sexy underwear. Anyone who says anything else is so full of s—t. Who wants a lacy string up their ass all night?
Hilarious! I love her! Like … really love her! ahaha
Just In! My BFF (I wish) Lauren Conrad launched an “Eco Chic” collection in partnership with BlueAvocado. Now available on Amazon.
As a designer, I hope that my choices for this collection raise awareness around the importance of environmental sustainability and green products. Eco-friendly is not a fad—it’s the future. And with my new line, you will have some cute eco options to pick from, says Conrad.
Clothing Line Alert! Rihanna For River Island, Launching Spring 2013 [Source]. This should be interesting…
Rihanna said: “I’ve been wanting to design my own collection for some time. River Island is the perfect partner for me to collaborate with and working with a British, family run business also really appealed to me. I find London really inspiring and River Island loves to have fun with clothes. I’m looking forward to working with them and creating something really special.”
Weigh In! Are you excited for Rih Rih’s first clothing collection? I think I am.
La La Anthony on balance being a wife, a mother, a businesswoman, and everything else:
"You just do! You make everything a priority. Don’t get stressed out and don’t overthink it. It takes a lot of juggling and balancing, but somehow it always works out."
I had no idea Rihanna was so thin! YIKES.
Rihanna: “I’m a size 0 — and not happy about it!” she says. “I went way too far. I prefer myself a bit chunkier. I want my old butt back!”
New Book Cover: Lauren Conrad Beauty
My number one goal when putting Lauren Conrad BEAUTY together was to make it your go-to guide for all things beauty. This book is an opportunity for me to pass on all the things I’ve learned along the way (and share some of my missteps). In the book you will find everything from my favorite beauty tips and tricks to step-by-step tutorials and more.
Weigh-In! Would you buy Lauren’s new beauty book?
The vivacious rap-meets-pop superstar, Nicki Minaj, will launch her first fragrance this fall. Are you excited?
"I have always been a huge fan of great fragrances; this is yet another extension of my creative expression and I can’t wait to share it with the world. I designed this scent and bottle with my Barbz in mind," says Nicki Minaj. [Source]
In terms of the scent, I predict a passion fruity-like fragrance! -ns