friday_crop.jpgKate Moss by Irving Penn

Going, Going…: Christie’s will auction off a
135-piece collection of glamour photography by Richard Avedon, Diane
Arbus and Man Ray which will include tastefully nude shots of Gisele
and Ms. Moss. The Irving Penn cheesecake pics will likely go for
$30,000 or so?about the same price as a night with href="http://gawker.com/5003735/is-this-kristen-eliot-spitzers-3000+a+session-call+girl">Kristen.
[Vogue
UK
]

Advocacy Journalism: A popular men’s fashion magazine
contributes to a major shift in American foreign affairs. No, it isn’t
The Economist. [ href="http://jezebel.com/366925/mens-magazine-takes-down-bigshot-military-commander-think-it-could-happen-for-vogue">Jezebel]

Cat’s Out of the Bag: Paul Smith is having a sample
sale, just try to keep it on the down lo… crap… never mind. [ href="http://racked.com/archives/2008/03/12/attention_shoppers_paul_smith.php">Racked]

Four Eyes: Pull out your prescription lenses because
cute/wacked nerd-chaser Verena Von Pfetten admits, “I just love me
some myopia.” [ href="http://www.huffingtonpost.com/verena-von-pfetten/glasses-are-the-new-gorge_b_90920.html">Huffington
Post]

Man’s Man: Jason Preston is everything women could
want – fashionable, attractive, connected and willing to throw down to
defend a lady’s honor. Too bad for them he’s engaged to Marc Jacobs.
[NYPost]

All Aboard: By the next decade, New York Fashion Week
may have a new home on top of the West Side Rail Yards, forcing poor
Conde Nasters to walk more than half a block to the tents. [ href="http://www.nydailynews.com/gossip/2008/03/12/2008-03-12_fashions_on_track_for_really_long_trains.html">NY
Daily News]

No Accounting for Taste: Dolce & Gabbana may be the
most famous Italians slammed for tax evasion since Al Capone. [ href="http://www.dnrnews.com/site/article.php?id=1543">DNRNews]

-G.B.

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