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When Kim Kardashian – who can basically snap her fingers and have whatever outfit she wants delivered to her in record time – wants to look and feel good for a special night out with Kanye, she calls in her friend Olivier Rousteing, who brings over a rack of clothes from Balmain. While you’d usually need Kim’s bank account… READ MORE »


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Designer collaborations with affordable chain retailers tend to be hit or miss, but if anyone is going to hit it out of the park, it’s Phillip Lim. He’s the latest to design a lower-priced line for Target — debuting September 15 —  and the lookbook just hit the web. The extensive line of men and women’s… READ MORE »


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Duro Olowu is one of my favorite designers ever — the bright colors and patterns and flattering, feminine shapes are awesome, but sadly, they’re also deeply unaffordable. Enter JC Penney — now renamed JCP — who’ve announced a new collaborative collection with the Nigerian-British designer. And the best part? Apparently eccentric style icon Iris ApfelREAD MORE »


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Last month, Macy’s announced that their next Impulse capsule collection would be designed by Italian fashion entrepreneur Alberta Ferretti. All of the line’s pieces were presented online yesterday and (of course) I already know which ones I’ll be making a beeline for when they hit 185 Macy’s locations on April 17. Priced from $49 to… READ MORE »


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Topshop has been making waves in mass market American fashion since its stateside debut in 2009. The corporation is recognized not only for its middle-price, high-fashion appeal but also its association with Kate Moss and, more recently, It girl print-goddess designer Mary Katrantzou. Next up for the brand will be a special line of designer… READ MORE »


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Jason Wu is the guy responsible for designing Michelle Obama’s inaugural dress. He’s also the latest designer to score a diffusion line with Target. And while it won’t launch for another five months (mark February 5, 2012 in your iCals now), we’ve got a sneak peak. Will it be as big as the Missoni line? READ MORE »


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It’s official. Jean Paul Gaultier has signed on as the newest Target Designer Collaborator, inciting gasps and breathless moments from fashion lovers all over. He’s the third designer to take part, following Alexander McQueen who drew inspiration from Liela Moss of The Duke Spirit, and Anna Sui, whose “Gossip Girl” pieces were a major fan… READ MORE »