Reese Witherspoon launches fashion, lifestyle brand


Actress Reese Witherspoon launched her Draper James lifestyle and fashion line this week. It’s Southern-inspired -- colorful, patterned and pretty -- and much of it is made in the South. The New Orleans native hopes the line will bring new, positive attention to the region. [WWD]

Kylie Jenner finally explains her full lips: they’re not from sucking on a bottle, but rather temporary fillers. The 17-year-old youngest of the Kardashian/Jenner sisters says she was reluctant to acknowledge it before because “everyone picks us apart.” [Los Angeles Times]

Singer Miranda Lambert is on the cover of June’s Country Living magazine, on newstands May 19, and she is its first-ever guest editor. Fittingly, it is the magazine’s country-music-themed edition. [Country Living]


French label Courreges has hired as artistic directors Sébastien Meyer and Arnaud Vaillant, the young designers behind the label Coperni Femme. [WWD]

Kate Somerville’s skin care business has been acquired by Unilever. [WWD]

Artist Alex Katz has a summer capsule collection with Barneys New York and the Art Production Fund that includes a $28 water bottle and a $3,995 portfolio of some of his work. [The Cut]