Screen shot 2013-01-18 at 11.15.54 AM.pngScreen shot 2013-01-18 at 11.16.24 AM.pngScreen shot 2013-01-18 at 11.16.11 AM.pngWhile we're completely behind Vogue's continuing efforts to raise money for Hurricane Sandy, doing a big, Sandy-themed shoot featuring first responders mixed with models wearing extremely expensive dresses was...maybe not such a good idea? [via Slate]


michelle-obama-bangs.jpgMichelle Obama has bangs. Keep calm and carry on. [via Gawker]


galliano-is-back-oscar-de-la-renta.jpgOscar de la Renta will be hosting John Galliano at his studio for the next few weeks, which marks the first time Galliano has really been publicly involved with fashion in a few years. It's not clear what he's going to do there (most are interpreting de la Renta's invite as a gesture) but he had this to say: "I am an alcoholic ... I have been in recovery for the past two years...I am grateful to Oscar beyond words for inviting me to spend time with him in the familiar surroundings of a design studio...His support and faith in me is humbling." [via The Cut]


Screen shot 2013-01-18 at 11.44.43 AM.pngBetsey Johnson, on kids these days: "When I was growing up there were no initials. Now I've been told that I have the ADD and the XYZ and whatever." We love her. [via Fashionista]


_ON_0450.450x675.JPGBecause Sarah Burton is pregnant (with twins, by the way), McQueen will have a small presentation -- not a runway show -- for Fall 2013. We'll miss the drama. [via The Cut; photo via Style.com]

 
sruli-recht-stomach-ring.jpgEw, ew, ew: Icelandic fashion designer Sruli Recht had a bit of skin surgically removed from his belly, then had it salted, tanned, and mounted on a 24 carat gold band. Here it is, in all its hairy glory. [via Dezeen]
 

nicki-minaj-adam-levine-clothing-lines.jpgTwo ex-PAPER cover stars, one fashion line: Nicki Minaj and Adam Levine, musicians-cum-reality-show-hosts extraordinaire, are lending their creative talents to KMart's Shop Your Way line in 2013. [via MTV]
 

david-beckham-bodywear-ss13.jpgHere's a first look at the new David Beckham Bodywear for H&M ads. If you want to take a much, much closer look, click on the picture. [via Design Scene]

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