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Dandy on Dandy, Ralph Digital, Val Holds the Line

Fop Fight: Dandyism's Sophistocrat lays some well-coiffured smack down on fake "Bobo Dandys" Patrick McDonald, Fonzworth Bentley, Sebastian Horsley and Pete Doherty. Oh snap! [Dandyism.net]

Departure: Graydon Carter's former assistant and current Departures Associate Articles Editor Matt Trainor will look to transform Ralph's site. In other news, polos will still be available in many colors. [WWD, second entry]

Internal Promotion: No major superstar hirings to come at Valentino menswear after he retires—give it a season or two. [Reuters UK]

—G.B.