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(Getty and H. Stern) Katie Holmes has played spokesmodel a number of times, most recently for budget-friendly women's retailer Ann Taylor. But never has she brought the heat like she has in her new advertisements for luxe jeweler H. Stern—not even when she posed with her hands in the fire for Miu Miu three years ago.Katie, 33, appears nearly nude in the new images, allowing the focus to fall on her beautiful jewels. In one shot, she poses with her bikini straps playfully falling off her...Read Full Story
Daily Dish: Jessica Simpson Doing Baby Clothes, Prabal Gurung Tee?, Rodarte Doing Opera, and More...
Jessica Simpson (Getty)JESSICA SIMPSON TO DO BABY CLOTHES, MATERNITY LINESeeing as she’s currently pretty preggo (and due sometime this spring) and her eponymous clothing line already makes billions of dollars, its only fitting that Jessica Simpson will launch baby clothes and a maternity line next. Her sister Ashley, already a mom, is said to be collaborating.PRABAL GURUNG LAUNCHES TEES FOR SPRINGHe just launched his first collection in 2009, but the Nepalese designer’s awesome red carpet...Read Full Story
Olivia Palermo (Pacific Coast News) It seems Olivia Palermo didn't overdo it on the sweets this holiday season. The socialite was spotted splashing about in St. Barts this week with her model beau, Johannes Huebl, looking very bikini-ready. The brunette beauty showed off a nice winter tan and flat belly in this purple bandeau bikini.Her abs weren't the only force to be reckoned with, as the makeup-free star also showed off her impossibly clear complexion. We have to hand it to the former...Read Full Story
Daily Dish: Jason Wu for Target, Mila Kunis for Dior, Pop-Up Eyeglass Shops, Rachael Zoe Expands & More...
(Photos: Getty, Target Ad) JASON WU FOR TARGET The latest high-meets-low designer collaboration for our fave mass discount retailer is from Jason Wu, the genius behind Michelle Obama’s inaugural ball gown and feminine, straightforward fasion. Pieces will range from $19.99 to 59.99, and Wu calls the entirely original collection “Gamine Chic.” We think that means French 60s girl. Cue the mass hysteria of Missoni for Target all over again. MILA KUNIS FOR DIORJ’adore Mila Kunis, who is not only...Read Full Story
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Kate Middleton (Bauer Griffin) The Kate Middleton frenzy shows no signs of slowing down. The Duchess of Cambridge will heat up newsstands come February as Tatler's cover girl. Kate previously graced the British society mag's cover back in February 2011. Now, there's a bit of a catch: The cover shot is a Getty image from one of Kate's royal outings. So, there's no need to feel sorry for Anna Wintour for not nabbing the duchess' first editorial shoot.The British mag also takes full...Read Full Story
Marc Jacobs and Lorenzo Martone (Pacific Coast News) Marc Jacobs and his ex fiance Lorenzo Martone have been spending their winter holidays alongside many other celebrities in sunny St. Barts. The two are supposedly not back together, but their strolls on the beach and playing in the waves (in very tiny swim shorts) seem to tell a different story.The designer and ex-model ended their year long engagement in 2010, both declining to comment on the circumstances. Marc simply expressed to Vogue...Read Full Story
Kate Middleton in Reiss (Bauer Griffin, Getty) Kate Middleton gave the clothing label Reiss a major boost in 2011. Thanks to what is being referred to as the "Duchess effect," the UK retailer's sales shot through the roof. Need proof of Kate's Midas touch? The white Nanette dress she wore for her official engagement photos sold out before the pictures were even released. To keep up with demand, Reiss re-released the $245 dress, which sold out again at the rate of one dress per minute...Read Full Story
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Rihanna (PacificCoastNews) A steamy Emporio Armani Underwear ad campaign featuring Rihanna has been voted the sexiest of 2011. Unsurprisingly, the big wigs in the advertising industry agreed the seductive shots, taken by famed photographer Steven Meisel, were the hottest of the year. Advertising Age magazine stated, "It's Rihanna at her sexiest...she's never looked this good. She's in amazing shape and the pictures are stunning." The steamy photos feature the songstress reclining...Read Full Story
Kate Middleton (Getty) After the news that Kate Middleton would be expected to make five wardrobe changes on Christmas Day, the world (or some of it) eagerly awaited her festive holiday outfits. Unfortunately, only two of these holiday looks were caught on camera: a glimpse of a demure early morning ensemble followed by a sensational plum coat and matching velvet hat for the later morning church service.An estimated 3,000 people waited by the gates of the church in hopes of seeing their...Read Full Story
Princess Diana (Bauer Griffin) Still bummed you missed Kate Middleton's wedding dress display this summer? Well royal aficionados, don't fret. Starting in March, some of Princess Diana's most famous frocks will be shown at Kensington Palace next year. The Diana exhibit will include several dresses that haven't been seen in public since the late icon wore them in the '80s. The display will include ensembles like the famous ivory Catherine Walker dress she wore in her Vanity Fair photo...Read Full Story