Selena's Dating Wisdom, Kristen's Disdain, A Rapper Turned Model, and More

(Courtesy of Seventeen; TBS)Can a crop top make you feel more empowered? Selena Gomez seems to think so. The singer is the latest Seventeen cover girl and featured in a custom Elizabeth and James cut-off tee with simple words of encouragement. She tells the mag, “I actually talked to Katy Perry about guys who are intimidated by strong girls. I haven't found someone yet who could understand my lifestyle, support it, love me through it, and not be threatened by it. It's hard. I do think I might scare some guys, because I'm like, 'I want to change the world! I have dreams! What do you want to do?' But I only know how to be me."

More sustainable, chic fashion is making its way into the marketplace, with the help of Vivienne Westwood. The designer has teamed up with ASOS on an ethically made handbag collaboration; not only will the bags be made from repurposed items, they are also handmade in Nairobi to help the local economy and poverty-striken women. [InStyle]

Warby Parker has officially released its spring 2014 collection; shop their latest styles, which retail for $95 each, of optical and sunwear frames online or in stores. 

(Courtesy of Buffalo Jeans)Ryan Lewis of Grammy-nominated hip-hop duo Macklemore & Ryan Lewis stars in Buffalo David Bitton's latest ad campaign, alongside Sports Illustrated model Tori Praver. Of the products he says, “I really love Buffalo David Bitton jeans to perform in; their jeans stretch which allows me to move around on stage.”

If having your own action figure seems like a triumphant milestone, you might want to reconsider. Kristen Bell talked candidly to Conan O'Brien about her Veronica Mars figurine's bust, saying, "You can't get worse... I hate it so much." Watch the full clip below: 

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