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It's pretty obvious that the fashion industry has a major love of dressing up, regardless of the time of year. But give the editors, designers and other fashion-fanatics an excuse to wear something more eccentric than usual and look out -- seriously. The folks at Vogue have taken advantage of this and asked some of their favorite insiders to show off their creative acumen via Haloween pumpkins.

October 26 2011 1:48 PM

The word hipster has long since passed its tipping point. Gawker has retired the termonology for the social sect and re-christened them with the moniker "fauxhemian." Urban Outfitters and Hot Topic have both labeled clothing styles with the description "hipster," and the Internet is littered with blogs and a variety of other websites dedicated to the tracking and study of this sub-culture.

October 26 2011 9:47 AM

To celebrate 20 years of creating footwear that drives women wild, designer Christian Louboutin has released a short film on his website featuring his whimsical, glamorous shoes that drive both men and women wild. Adoring female fans like burlesque superstar Dita Von Teese makes an appearance, as does pop star Mika. We haven't heard much from the boyish musician in a while, so we're glad to see him back in the spotlight -- and shirtless at that.

October 26 2011 9:27 AM

We hate rumors (except for Fleetwood Mac's album Rumours -- that's a whole different story), but this one strikes us as noteworthy, should it be true. Page Six ran a story today revealing that J. Crew's president and creative director is in the midst of a marital break-up. Lyons is credited for galvanizing and re-inventing J.

October 25 2011 1:49 PM

Remember in the classic '90s cinema classic Clueless that ditzy heroine Cher had a to-die-for closet featuring a rotating conveyer belt to display her lovely goods? If you don't, the folks over at Ben Sherman sure seem to. A recent remodel to their Carnaby Street store in London now boasts a similar contraption that hints at the fabulous shirting within, and passerbys can press buttons to see their favorite items.

October 25 2011 10:55 AM

Donatella Versace shocked fashion afficianados earlier this year when she announced that the colorful Italian brand would be the next label to collaborate with mega-retailer H&M. Not only that, she would be reviving some of the most vividly iconic prints from the label's archives.If our chit chat with La Divina earlier this year wasn't enough to excite you then check out this video of the bleach blonde dynamo in action.

October 25 2011 7:37 AM


Courtesy of Flaunt Magazine

October 25 2011 7:21 AM

We have no problem revealing our love for Club Monaco. When we need a break from the rustic, woodsy aesthetic of J. Crew -- seriously, our closet is already bursting with plaid, flannel shirts and heavy boots -- Club Monaco provides the perfect answers. It's clean, friendly Americana vibe reads as a prepsters guidebook to the Hamptons -- while adding a contemporary feel and avoiding stuffy, hokey connotations.

October 25 2011 6:44 AM

Being pregnant has not slowed the whirlwind force that is Beyoncé Knowles in the slightest. Not that we'd ever expect it from the expecting diva. Since announcing her pregnancy, Knowles has released a music video, performed live at the VMA's, and took New York Fashion Week by storm. Her latest fashion-related activity is hinted at on lensman Terry Richardson's blog.

October 24 2011 9:12 AM