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Fashion News: Nicki Minaj, Michael Kors + More

Today in Fashion News: Nicki Minaj is launching a fragrance and a clothing line. Meanwhile, Michael Kors’ IPO is in high demand.

Fashion News: Nicki Minaj, Michael Kors + More• Rap star Nicki Minaj is working on a fragrance and a clothing line. [Stylecaster]

• American Apparel has been forced to seek new financing options after negotiations with a private equity firm broke down. [WWD]

• Australian model Andrej Pejic is the first male model to front a women’s underwear campaign, starring in the latest campaign for Dutch department store Hema. [Vogue UK]

• British actor Eddie Redmayne and British model Cara Delevingne are the stars of Burberry’s spring/summer 2012 campaign. [Vogue UK]

• The mentors for this year’s CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund honorees are set. Also, the Council of Fashion Designers of America has sent out its holiday e-card, which builds on the manifesto it sent out earlier this year addressing originality. [WWDWWD]

• Diane von Furstenberg has collaborated with Live Worldly on a collection of Brazilets. [InStyle]

• Last night, the Elizabeth Taylor Collection set a new world record for the amount spent on a private jewelry collection sold at auction. []

• French brand Façonnable has named Julian Neale as its new artistic director. [WWD]

• British retail advisor and journalist Mary Portas has presented “The Portas Review,” an independent report about the future of the British high street. [WWD]

• Michael Kors’ IPO is in high demand, according to sources. [WWD]

• Online retailer Moda Operandi is now selling photography and art. [Elle]

• Roberto Cavalli is relaunching sunglasses for both its namesake and diffusion collection Just Cavalli early next year. [WWD]

• An image of the Versace for H&M pre-spring 2012 collection has been revealed. The collection will only be available to buy online in select European locations. []

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