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Anna Wintour Is One of Obama's Top Fundraisers

By Bernice Lee McMillan on
Anna Wintour (Pacific Coast News), Barack Obama (Getty Images) President Barack Obama's campaign identified its top 61 fundraisers and there's one name on there that might just surprise you: Anna Wintour. Proving that her influence spreads much further than just the fashion community, Anna joins the ranks of Obama's financier friends who have raised over $500,000 for his re-election.To show her level of commitment to the President's campaign (Oprah who?), Anna opened the doors to her own...Read Full Story

White House: Michelle Obama's $50,000 Lingerie Shopping Spree Never Happened

By Bernice Lee McMillan on
U.S. President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama speak to one another during the NCAA men's college basketball Carrier Classic between the Michigan State Spartans and the North Carolina Tar Heels aboard the flight deck of the USS Carl Vinson on November 11, 2011 in San Diego, California. (Getty Images)more pics Sorry President Obama: It turns out the rumor about First Lady Michelle Obama dropping $50,000 on sexy lingerie is entirely false.According to The Telegraph, MObama spent...Read Full Story

Celebs Celebrate the Jason Wu for Target Collection

By Bernice Lee McMillan on
Blake Lively, Jason Wu (Getty Images) With anticipation building for the launch of Jason Wu for Target, the budget-retailer threw a star-studded soiree in honor of the boy wonder himself. Lush white roses and vintage-inspired street lamps set the tone at the buzzing New York City party. The oh-so-French theme was fitting considering Wu's inspiration for the capsule collection: "I was inspired by the French New Wave films, actresses like Jean Seberg and Anna Karina," Wu told CBSNews. "That...Read Full Story

Kate Middleton Is Hat Person of the Year

By Alicia Dennis on
(Getty and Bauer Griffin) Fabulous hats are intrinsic to British culture, so of course Kate Middleton has worn her fair share of whimsical designs since she wed Prince William last year. The Duchess of Cambridge often tops her incessantly shiny locks with feathered and floral pieces, consistently choosing the right headwear for the occasion. She even looks good in cowboy hats.Naturally, Kate was a shoo-in for The Headwear Association's Hat Person of the Year award, which was decided by...Read Full Story

Karl Lagerfeld Interviews Himself, Joins Twitter

By Jill Slattery on
Karl Lagerfeld's exclusive collection for Net-a-Porter.com launches today, marking the first internet-only line for the eccentric German designer. To celebrate the launch, Lagerfeld gave an exclusive interview to...himself.In a video posted to the Net-a-Porter website, Karl #1 and Karl #2 engage in a lively, occasionally testy chat while sitting on stools in a room filled with ceiling-high bookshelves. Yeah, it's just as weird and hilarious as you might imagine. Stand out moments include gems...Read Full Story

Pregnant Alessandra Ambrosio Models at Fashion Week

By Bernice Lee McMillan on
Alessandra Ambrosio doesn't let being 5 months pregnant stop her from walking the catwalk at the Colcci Show at Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Brazil. The Brazilian supermodel showed off her baby bump in two tight fitting dresses as she attended the fashion show. (Pacific Coast News)more pics Alessandra Ambrosio walked the red carpet three months after giving birth to her first child in 2008, and this weekend she walked the runway at the Colcci fashion show while five months pregnant with baby...Read Full Story

Kate Hudson Is the New Face of Ann Taylor

By Bernice Lee McMillan on
Kate Hudson (Getty Images) What do Demi Moore, Katie Holmes and Kate Hudson all have in common? All three actresses have served as spokeswomen for Ann Taylor! Hot momma of two Hudson has been tapped as the new face of the popular clothing retailer for its upcoming spring 2012 campaign, set to launch in February. Kate told WWD that “as a young girl, I looked up to the sophisticated style of Ann Taylor. So it’s been very cool to see how the brand has evolved to meet the changing needs of...Read Full Story

Rihanna Strips Down for Emporio Armani Underwear

By Bernice Lee McMillan on
Rihanna performs for her 'Loud' tour at The O2 Arena on October 5, 2011 in London, United Kingdom. (Getty Images)more pics Under her umbrella is... Armani underwear. Rihanna, who's no stranger to skimpy ensembles, stripped down to her skivvies for Armani's latest ad campaign. Ri-Ri, the face of Emporio Armani Underwear and Armani jeans, went with an edgy and blond look for her first campaign. This time the starlet opted for dark locks and a sexy, come-hither approach. Join Rihanna in the...Read Full Story

Isaac Mizrahi to Launch Babies Collection

By Bernice Lee McMillan on
Isaac Mizrahi (Getty Images) When Isaac Mizrahi isn't busy making designers cry on Project Runway All Stars, the sassy sartorialist is working on a new clothing line for babies. The newlywed designer just announced a partnership with leading baby wear brand bon bébé, and says they're a perfect match. "We are all on the same page," he said to WWD. "We didn’t have to sit in a room for hours. We knew exactly the niche we were going after.” Children's wear is practically in Mizrahi's DNA. The...Read Full Story

Katy Perry Unveils New Ultra-Blue Hair Color

By Heather Gunderman on
Katy Perry wears a blue wig while performing in Montreal (Bauer Griffin) The last time we saw Katy Perry she was looking so demure with her golden blond bob (with a very subtle blue streak) she gave us pause. After seeing the perky pop star continually try out the boldest and brightest looks, the new quieter, more natural-looking style really sparked our curiosity. Turns out we needn't have been confused or concerned. While Katy looked fantastic, we were used to seeing her sporting a much...Read Full Story