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It’s no secret that the Gap has been struggling in recent years to keep up profits and keep the attention of buyers. The denim giant may be doing worse than we thought because rumors have begun circulating that Uniqlo is considering purchasing the business. While at first this takeover would seem unlikely (Uniqlo’s presence in… READ MORE »


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Finding cute workout clothes can be a challenge, especially when you don’t want to shell out for those designer Stella McCreditcardmaxout lines. New from the Gap Group: Athleta, a line of workout clothing for women that’s affordable and attractive. We’re not going to say the styles are to-die-for, but it’s worth checking out. You can… READ MORE »


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It’s certainly not enough that Vena Cava designers Lisa Mayock and Sophie Buhai are all over The Gap — now they’ll be available to Vena Cava aficionados everywhere with their very own blog, VivaVenaCava.blogspot.com. (And speaking of that Gap capsule collection, want some straight from the designers styling tips? They go all goth here.) According… READ MORE »


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Every year, the CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund finalists re-interpret a classic for Gap. The last couple years, they rethought white shirts. This year, it’s khaki that’s getting a makeover. Our favorite from the collection — though we’d wear them all — is design duo Vena Cava’s khaki zip dress. This certainly ain’t your mama’s chino. [$88,… READ MORE »


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Most of the time, I love being an adult. I can decide when to go to bed (or not), eat an entire package of Sour Patch Kids at the movie theater before dinner, and wear skirts of questionable length. But, every now and then, I wish I were a kid again. Not for the lack… READ MORE »


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Seersucker: it’s crisp, it’s WASPy and it’s the perfect print to wear as you chase the Kennedy grandkids out of your heirloom tomato patch. Or pretend to, at least. Anyone and everyone can wear seersucker—ideally with no small amount of irony. Here’s four looks we like:

Perfect your “I feel for the working… READ MORE »


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Count the models — nine out of 12 of them are blonde. Is the Gap banking on blonde hair getting them through the recession? … READ MORE »


Guys

Just when I thought I had dodged my biological clock, something comes around, tugs at my heart strings and makes my vag tingle. Ugh, the nerve! Well, even the black soul of a satisfied single gal cannot resist the charms of Jason Bateman and his adorable 21 month old daughter, Francesca in this holiday GAP… READ MORE »


Love & Sex

Reader Darlene snapped this while trying on some clothes at a Gap in Boston.

Have you seen graffiti that’s kind of sweet (even if it is against the law)? Send your pic to tips@thefrisky.com.READ MORE »


News

Gap is selling cute argyle bikes for the holidays, and we want one. [Racked]
Barack Obama’s barber says the President-elect has not gotten any grayer over the course of the last couple years. Even if it has, he still looks debonair. [Us Magazine] … READ MORE »


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Shannen Doherty’s promo for the 90210 spin-off should be on loop in your media player. “Miss me?” [E!]
Youth TV has taken the lead when it comes to diverse casting. [NY Times]
The fashion world has heralded the recent arrival of Patrick Robinson at Gap, but customers still aren’t buying. [NY Times]
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Despite only having stores in 24 U.S. cities, Spanish fashion chain Zara has moved ahead of Gap (which has at least one store in every city and suburb) in sales. [MarieClaire.co.uk]
Scientists are one step closer to creating a real-life invisibility cloak! Will people use it for good or spying in the girls’ locker room? READ MORE »


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