Roberto Cavalli selected singer Nicki Minaj to star in his label's ads for spring. "I chose Nicki Minaj because she embodies the exuberant and modern femininity of the Cavalli woman," he said. [WWD]
Why has there been such a proliferation of ugly Christmas sweaters -- and parties at which to wear them -- in recent years? "Ugly Christmas sweaters are a celebration of what holidays should be: having a good time and being silly," said Evan Mendelsohn, co-founder of ugly sweater purveyor Tipsy Elves. [Racked]
Prince Albert and Princess Charlene of Monaco released the first pictures of their newborn twins, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella on Tuesday. The babies were born Dec. 10. [People]
A problem this time of year: Stinky boot feet. Editors at the Cut road-tested a number of products looking for a solution. Their winner? The Body Shop Peppermint Cooling Foot Spray. See all their results at the Cut.