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Fashion News: Naomi Campbell, Natasha Poly + More

Today in Fashion News: Naomi Campbell is considering suing Cadbury. Meanwhile, Natasha Poly is the face of the new Gucci car.

Fashion News: Naomi Campbell, Natasha Poly + More• Supermodel Naomi Campbell is considering taking legal action against Cadbury, after it launched a new advert that compared her to a chocolate bar. [Vogue UK]

• Alexander Wang is launching swimwear for resort and plans to unveil his first ready-to-wear collection for the men’s market in June. [WWD]

• Carine Roitfeld is remaining coy about whether she is planning to start a new magazine. Meanwhile, former POP editor Dasha Zhukova has confirmed rumors she is starting a new title. [NY Mag, WSJ]

• Christian Lacroix is tentatively scheduled to show at the Paris men’s wear shows in June. [WWD]

• Diane von Furstenberg’s rumored collaboration with Gap Kids is reportedly moving forward. [WWD]

• Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen’s Elizabeth & James label will add ecommerce to its website in the fall. Also, there are plans to launch fragrance, handbags, tabletop and homewares under the Elizabeth & James label. [WWD, WWD]

• Frida Giannini will launch an updated version of the “Gucci for UNICEF” Sukey bag on June 15. [WWD]

• Hussein Chalayan is introducing a unisex fragrance, Airborne, in July. [WWD]

• Jean-Charles de Castelbajac has gone into receivership following the withdrawal of funds from its owner, although several companies are in negotiation to buy a majority stake in the brand. [WWD]

• Marie Claire editor Joanna Coles just signed a new long-term contract with the magazine. [WWD]

• Prince William and Kate Middleton appear on the cover of Vanity Fair’s July 2011 issue. [NY Post]

• Famed fashion photographer Mario Testino is reportedly the official wedding photographer at Kate Moss’s wedding to Jamie Hince. [Fashionista via The Daily]

• Russian model Natasha Poly is the face of the Gucci car. [The Gloss]

• British model Rosie Huntington-Whiteley has revealed she was bullied at school for her full lips. [Vogue UK via GQ]

• Tommy Hilfiger is partnering with music label Universal on a line of rock-and-roll-inspired clothing. [Elle]

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