Alber Elbaz Skyping into the new Lanvin campaign is the only thing we'll be watching all afternoon. [via Fashionista]
Kate Upton on juice fasts: "That sounds horrible." Hear, hear! [via The Cut]
Lena Dunham is working on another HBO show, this time about famed Bergdorf Goodman personal shopper Betty Halbreich. We cannot wait for the fashion-related one-liners that come out of this one. [via Fashionista]
Occupy Wall Street will be demonstrating at NYFW in protest of unpaid internships. [via BuzzFeed Shift]
For the first time, Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen will be making handbags that aren't a gazillion dollars: their lower-priced brand Elizabeth and James will release a line of hobo bags, satchels, shoppers, messenger bags, backpacks, cross-body bags, clutches, pouches, and wallets in July. The purses are priced from $395 to $625, which is excitingly affordable! That being said, the best part of the announcement is that WWD made sure to mention that Mary Kate was drinking a venti latte from Starbucks. Never change, Olsens.
Black Keys drummer Patrick Carney, tired of investing in the stock market and real estate, decided to invest in Richer Poorer, a small company which makes socks. [via The Cut]
Fashion designer and PAPER pal Nary Manivong launched a Kickstarter campaign to bring back his excellent label, NAHM, for next fashion week. You can donate here.