Emma Stone, Katy Perry featured on September magazine covers

Emma Stone is on the September cover of Interview, looking tough, which is a bit of a departure from her usual style but in sync with trends for fall. [Styleite]

And Katy Perry, on the cover of L’Officiel Paris, is shown with flaming red locks, not the blue ... pink? ... purple? ... we’re used to. [The Cut]

Reports are that a German entrepreneur plans to revive the fashion line of the late Rudi Gernreich, known for his mod knits and who notably created a topless bathing suit in the 1960s. [WWD]

Surf-inspired Billabong reportedly suffered a loss of $275.6 million over the last year and is planning to close 82 stores. [Telegraph]


Victoria’s Secret is being sued for allegedly selling knockoff pantyhose. The $15-million suit was brought by a company called Zephyrs, which used to supply Victoria’s Secret with hose but is now accusing the retailer using Zephyrs labeling on products from other companies. [WWD] (Subscription required.)

Nordstrom is featuring quadriplegic Angela Rockwell, who appears on the Sundance channel series “Push Girls,” in an upcoming advertising campaign. [People Stylewatch]

Glamour magazine Editor in Chief Cindi Leive interviewed President Obama for the magazine’s November issue, in something of a coup for a fashion magazine. [WWD]

Former Vogue Paris editor Carine Roitfeld’s new makeup collection for M.A.C. is due out Sept 6. [Styleite]


And Nars is bringing out a collection of makeup inspired by Andy Warhol in October and November, to coincide with a Warhol exhibit at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. [Fashionista]


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