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Betsey Johnson Files for Bankruptcy (Forum Buzz)

Reports have surfaced that Betsey Johnson LLC filed for bankruptcy protection on Thursday night in New York as a result of poor sales in its chain of retail stores. Most of the 63 Betsey Johnson stores will close in the next few weeks and 350 employees are expected to lose their jobs. Betsey, the nearly […]

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Crystal Renn - Vogue Mexico May 2012
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Crystal Renn Covers Vogue Mexico [VIDEO] (Forum Buzz)

Crystal Renn covers the May 2012 issue of Vogue Mexico in a colorful Salvatore Ferragamo look that was photographed by Nagi Sakai. In the issue, Renn stars in a pin-up style editorial that features plenty of looks from Prada’s retro car-inspired Spring 2012 collection, of course. “The cover is great. Lovely colors, pose, and styling,” […]

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Altuzarra for J.Crew
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Altuzarra for J.Crew Falls Flat in the Forums (Forum Buzz)

CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner Joseph Altuzarra and retailer J.Crew seem like an odd pair for a collaboration collection, and it turns out they are. Fashionista provided a first look at the entire capsule collection, and other than the holes in the striped mariniere sweaters, Altuzarra’s design aesthetic seems entirely absent. The pieces look like run-of-the-mill […]

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Heidi Klum
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Heidi Klum is Already Seeing Someone New

When longtime couple Heidi Klum and Seal announced they were splitting up earlier this year, many people on the Internet responded like this: Noooooooooooooooooooo! Every time a seemingly happy celebrity relationship bites the dust, it casts suspicion on the entire idea of love. If even the gods can't love each other, what will become of mere […]

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Jeanne Beker - Fashion Television host
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Fashion Television Comes to an End (Forum Buzz)

News broke via tweet this week that Fashion Television, which has been on the air for 27 years, has ceased production. Fashion Television host Jeanne Beker tweeted: “This dream is over: After 27 glorious years, FT production ceased today. So sad to see some of my closest colleagues move on.” Hold on to some hope […]

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Celine Fall 2012 bag
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Céline Bags Get Boring for Fall 2012? (Forum Buzz)

Céline’s new selection of bags for Fall 2012 hasn’t been met with the usual adoration in the Handbags section of the Fashion Spot forums. Posters seemed to come to the conclusion that there was nothing really special, new, original, or covetable about the upcoming crop of bags. “The metallic box is quite cool but the […]

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Vena Cava designer Sophie Buhai and Lisa Mayock
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Vena Cava Lives On! Partners with LF USA (Forum Buzz)

Rumors have been swirling for months that Vena Cava designers Sophie Buhai and Lisa Mayock might be forced to shutter their clothing line due to lack of financial backing, but it looks like our furtive pleas for someone to invest and save the brand have been answered! It was announced yesterday that Vena Cava entered […]

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Vogue China May 2012 - Arizona Muse
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Vogue Thailand in 2013? (Forum Buzz)

Will Vogue Thailand be hitting newsstands in 2013? According to a translation from a Thai newspaper by Fashion Spot forum member AnemonefisH, it’s a distinct possibility. He reported that Elle Thailand’s Editor-in-Chief, Kullawit Laosuksri is working with Condé Nast to put the magazine together, and that he will likely shift from Elle to become Editor-in-Chief […]

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