Fashion News: Nicole Richie, Carine Roitfeld + More

February 17, 2012 by


Fashion News: Nicole Richie, Carine Roitfeld + More• Designer Nicole Richie is designing a collection for home shopping network QVC, called The Nicole Richie Collection. [WWD]

• The British Fashion Council has announced that Alexa Chung is its new young style ambassador. [Telegraph.co.uk]

• Former French Vogue editor Carine Roitfeld is reportedly in talks to publish her new magazine in collaboration with the media group that owns Visionaire, V Magazine, and VMan. [WWD]

• Daphne Guinness plans to launch a mental health foundation. [Fashionista]

• Ed Hardy is launching a line of his-and-hers fragrances, called Skulls & Roses. [WWD]

• British designer Henry Holland will join Rihanna on her new fashion show. [Grazia]

• Jessica Simpson has teamed up with NBC’s The Biggest Loser to give their contestants free clothes. [People]

• Stylist June Ambrose is in talks to launch her own fashion line. [The YBF]

• The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, has reportedly commissioned Bosnian designer Emina Hadzic of La Luna London to create new pieces for her wardrobe. [Telegraph.co.uk]

• Vogue Italia editor Franca Sozzani’s son Francesco Carrozzini and his partner Emanuele Della Valle have launched a new fashion website called Lifestyle Mirror. [Vogue UK]

• London Fashion Week has kicked off. [Vogue UK]

• Italian actress and model Monica Bellucci will front a limited edition makeup line, the Monica Lipstick Collection, by Dolce & Gabbana. [WWD]

• At the end of April, a New York Yankees fragrance will launch in Macy’s stores in the New York metropolitan area. [WWD]

• Ruffian is launching a line of makeup with MAC Cosmetics that will include a mystery product in a new category. [NY Mag]

• British designer Zandra Rhodes will show at Paris Fashion Week this season. [Vogue UK]

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