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Fashion News: Blake Lively, Karl Lagerfeld + More

Today in Fashion News: Blake Lively is reportedly Stella McCartney’s new brand ambassador. Meanwhile, Karl Lagerfeld has designed a fan-shaped pen.

Fashion News: Blake Lively, Karl Lagerfeld + More• Gossip Girl actress Blake Lively is reportedly Stella McCartney’s new brand ambassador. [Mail Online]

• Charlene Wittstock wore a Giorgio Armani Privé gown to wed Prince Albert II of Monaco during a religious ceremony on Saturday. [NY Times]

• The British Fashion Council has teamed up with the Beijing International Brand Management Centre to form the China/Britain Fashion Alliance, which aims to promote British fashion in China. [Vogue UK]

• On Thursday night, Daphne Guinness posed as an elegant corpse to showcase her collaboration with British jeweler Shaun Leane—a one-of-a-kind gold and diamond glove. [WWD]

• Several fashion critics have panned Dior’s first couture show without John Galliano. Meanwhile, Dior has announced it is taking its time to find a successor for Galliano. [NY Mag, AFP]

• Italian model Elisa Sednaoui is co-directing a documentary about women in Egypt, where she was raised. [WWD]

• Francois-Henri Pinault, Salma Hayek’s husband and the chairman and ceo of PPR, is reportedly the father of Linda Evangelista’s son. [NY Post]

• Over the weekend, Giorgio Armani wrote a three-quarter page letter to Italy’s top newspaper in response to recent criticisms by Tod’s Group’s chief Diego della Valle. [WWD]

• Jason Wu is teaming up with Brazilian footwear brand Melissa on two styles of plastic shoes. [WWD]

• After the final of his couture show tomorrow, Jean Paul Gaultier plans to accompany his models into the street and walk to Gaîté Lyrique, a music hall, for the launch of a new Gaultier men’s fragrance. [WWD]

• Karl Lagerfeld has designed a fan-shaped writing instrument in collaboration with S.T. Dupont. [WWD]

• British supermodel Kate Moss, who married on Friday, departed for her honeymoon yesterday in a white Stella McCartney trouser suit. Also, Moss appears on the cover of British Vogue’s August 2011 issue. [Vogue UK, Catwalk Queen]

• Former Harrods owner Mohamed Al Fayed has purchased Cocosa, a members-only flash sale site. [Vogue UK]

• Socialite and former reality star Olivia Palermo is launching a blog later this summer. [WWD]

• Salvatore Ferragamo is reportedly set to announce a jewelry project in collaboration with Gianni Bulgari. [WWD]

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