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FASHIONVILLE, LINKLOVIN | September 25

Entertainment Weekly Goes Behind the Scenes to Find the Fashion in Television

Entertainment Weekly is mostly known for their coverage on film and television. But besides the occasional awards show fashion round-up, the fashion coverage in the mag has always been minimal. Well with the addition of the Style & Design channel on EW.com, it looks like the weekly magazine is starting to care a little bit more about fashion than we originally thought. 

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LINKLOVIN | July 11

A Guide to Knowing Your September Issue Cover Stars

The all-important September issue is usually a fashion pub’s biggest and bestselling of the year — so mag’s are not messing around with their cover girls. As you know, Lady Gaga is set for the seminal Vogue cover, but after the jump take a look at who else the top titles have in store, as well as stats on their last cover appearance, sales performance and the reasoning behind their selection. 

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LINKLOVIN | January 27

Vogue Still Number 1 in Ad Pages, but W Is the Fastest Growing Pub

Anna Wintour is still effing shutting it down. 300 years into her tenure as editrix-in-chic of Vogue, the fashion’s unofficial bible retains its top slot with ad pages for its March spring fashion issue — the lesser man’s September issue — totaling 442.74. You see that .74? That’s called putting in work, kids. It’s also called Kohl’s ads alongside Louis Vuitton, but such is the (reduced) price of success. 

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CULTURE CLUB, LINKLOVIN | October 21

15 of Hal Rubenstein’s “100 Unforgettable Dresses”

InStyle‘s fashion director, Hal Rubenstein waxes iconic in his new book, 100 Unforgettable Dresses (Harper Design, 2011). From Rita Hayworth in Gilda to Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman, Princess Diana to the Duchess of Cambridge, Grace Kelly to Grace Jones, Bob Mackie to Karl Lagerfeld, Rubenstein delves into fashion history and comes up with an informative and entertaining read. But what makes a dress unforgettable? Calvin Klein — one of several designers interviewed for the book —  put it best: “an unforgettable moment is the combination of the right dress on the right woman at the right time.” Click through for a sampling of some of the dresses that made the list.*

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CULTURE CLUB, FASHIONVILLE, LINKLOVIN | October 18

Designers Doll Up Miss Piggy for InStyle

Miss Piggy, like any true diva, is having a major comeback. And she didn’t even go to rehab…so she claims. The upcoming The Muppets has once again turned the spotlight on the cloven-hoofed heroine and she’s soaking it up like a pig in…well, anyway, for the November issue of InStyle, eight designers got the opportunity of a lifetime to dress La Piggy in their own creations: Jason Wu, Prabal Gurung, Opening Ceremony, Suno, Brian Atwood and Giles & Brother.

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FASHIONVILLE | March 17

Alex, Marc, Jack and Laz Lead the Fashion Pack in the CFDA Awards Race

Diane von Furstenberg descended from the heavens in a gilded chariot drawn by 7 wrap-dress-attired muses last night to deliver the nominees for the 2011 Council of Fashion Designers of America Fashion Awards. Among this year’s honorees, Lady Gaga will be recognized for the Fashion Icon award and Marc Jacobs will receive the Geoffrey Beene Lifetime Achievement Award. But he’ll have to compete against Alexander Wang and Proenza Schouler’s Jack McCollough and Lazaro Hernandez for Womenswear Designer of the Year.

Alex, Marc, Jack and Laz Lead the Fashion Pack in the CFDA Awards Race

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