Lindsay Lohan's "Confident, Glam" Leggings Launch For Real
  • LiLo's MySpace: "I'm thrilled to announce that my new fashion collection, 6126 is finally ready for launch!! I love to wear leggings, so it should come as no surprise that my first venture into the world of fashion design is with leggings! I named the collection after Marilyn Monroe's birth date, because to me she represents timeless, confident glam ­and that is the voice of this brand." [MySpace]
  • Tyra Banks channels cult Diana Ross film Mahogany in some photo shoot. "Despite looking every inch the supermodel she is, Tyra's 'character' is that of the mentor, Carlotta Gavina, who transforms the character Tracey into the supermodel Mahogany." [Daily Mail]
  • Apparently Project Runway L.A. is being dogged by WGA protesters. That would never happen in new York! [Perez Hilton]
  • Patricia Field: "I don't have any social intentions. I am just creating stories, having fun and dressing Barbie dolls." [Independent]
  • The credit crunch may kill the faltering domestic textile industry. [WWD]
  • J.C. Penney is launching its own mid-priced clothing line, designed by Alan Schwartz of A.B.S. [WSJ]
  • Payless is introducing a line of 12 green styles. "The new brand, which has yet to be named, will be made from materials with less effect on the environment, such as organic cotton and linen, hemp and recycled rubber outsoles." [Breitbart]
  • Agyness Deyn shortlisted for British Fashion Awards. As...best moddle? [VogueUK]
  • Amid market turmoil, J.Crew downgraded to "Sell" status. [Crains]
  • Australia's Top Model host hopes to have a plus-sized winner. [News.com.au]
  • Ridiculously high heels hit the marketplace, people fall, get hurt. [WSJ]
  • Marc Jacobs hung up on ex. Adam Levine's brother and a Woody Allen movie somehow also figure in. [New York Post]
  • The "Little Bra Company" makes push-ups for petite women. One hopes, not children.[FabSugar]
  • You know what would be weird? One of these $1300 gold and diamond McCain or Obama rings as a wedding ring. Just sayin'. [NY Times]
  • Agnes B probably approves; she's sporting a "Vote Obama" button. Despite being French. It's more of an order. [WWD]
  • Geek chic specs are here to stay, not that geeks care. [ElleUK]
  • President Bush signs an anti-counterfeiting bill that's good news for pricey purses. [Fashionista]
  • Rochas still talking a big game about their comeback; still have yet to choose a head designer. [FabSugar]
  • Juicy Couture's playlist for Nylon better than aural velour tracksuit. [Nylon]