Lorde feels empowered when she wears menswear

Singer-songwriter Lorde tells Fashion magazine that she feels empowered when she wears suits and other menswear, as she did when she performed in trousers and a white shirt at the Grammys. (But she wears a spangled Dolce & Gabbana dress on the mag's May cover.) [Fashion magazine]

Oscar winner and red carpet darling Lupita Nyong'o is Lancome's new brand ambassador, the company announced via news release on on Friday.

David Beckham's next H&M; collaboration, a men's swimsuit line, is set to debut in May. [People]

The release of the a limited edition Nike Foamposite sneaker collaboration for the Supreme boutique in Manhattan was so hot that police made the boutique cancel in-store sales on Wednesday when 800 people reportedly showed up to stand in line. When the sneaks were posted on Supreme's website, they sold out in less than a minute, WWD reports. [WWD]

Marc by Marc Jacobs is casting its next ad campaign on social media and is accepting submissions with the hashtag #CastMeMarc. [The Cut]

Actress Hilary Duff's sister, food blogger Haylie Duff of Real Girl's Kitchen, got engaged on April Fools' Day (for real!) to Matt Rosenberg, owner of the apparel line Subway Tile Shirts. [People]

Self magazine editor in chief Linda Danziger and publisher Laura McEwen are both being replaced. Joyce Chang, executive editor of Cosmopolitan, takes over for Danziger and a new publisher is to be named soon, according to Conde Nast. [WWD]

Peter Som's capsule collection for DesigNation at Kohl's starts a preview sale on Friday. [Los Angeles Times]


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