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Fashion News: Ashley & Mary-Kate Olsen, Annabel Tollman + More

Today in Fashion News: Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are launching a new fashion venture called Meanwhile, Bravo TV is creating a reality series with Annabel Tollman.

Fashion News: Ashley & Mary-Kate Olsen, Annabel Tollman + More• Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen are launching a new fashion venture called The personalized shopping experience is based on a monthly opt-out model. The twins will help design and merchandise the offerings, starting with a collection of t-shirts retailing for $29.99. The venture is being launched in partnership with BeachMint Inc., which also launched JewelMint, a jewelry-of-the-month club created in partnership with Kate Bosworth and Cher Coulter, in October. [WWD]

• Alexander McQueen is releasing a limited edition version of its signature skull scarf to coincide with the opening of the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibition at the Met. [Harper’s Bazaar]

• Bravo TV is creating a reality series with Interview’s former fashion director Annabel Tollman, tentatively titled The Annabel Tollman Project. [DFR]

• CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund winner Billy Reid has teamed up with K-Swiss on a collection of canvas sneakers. []

• British footwear designer Charlotte Dellal is launching a line of bridal footwear under her Charlotte Olympia shoe label. [NY Times]

• Converse has severed its four-year relationship with John Varvatos and has produced a stand-alone line, Converse Black Canvas, for fall. [WWD]

• Cynthia Rowley is revamping her men’s wear line with a new e-commerce-based selling model and a new name, Mr. Powers. [WWD]

• Heiress Daphne Guinness will style the Madison Avenue windows of Barneys New York. The installation will also include items from Guinness’ wardrobe, including pieces acquired from style icon Isabella Blow, and a short documentary on Guinness. [NY Post]

• Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana are throwing a party for Justin Bieber this weekend following the singer’s concert in Milan on Saturday night. [Contact Music]

• Roland Mouret and Claudia Schiffer are the newest judges for London’s Fashion Fringe program. []

• Preparations for the third Fashion’s Night Out, which takes place on September 8, are officially under way. This year, the event will, for the first time, include online e-tailers. []

• Gwen Stefani has created a new perfume, called G of the Sea, for the Harajuku Lovers series. [Racked]

• Canadian model Jessica Stam is travelling to Stuttgart, Germany, later this week, where she will work with Mercedes-Benz on an undisclosed project. Stam will receive a Mercedes for a year as part of the deal. [WWD]

• Supermodel Naomi Campbell wants to open her own store. []

• Paris Hilton is being sued for not returning $60,000 in Damiani jewelry that was stolen from her home. [NY Daily News]

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