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Beyonce's newest new hairstyle, Lady Gaga's clown makeup, and more

Beyoncé’s newest hairstyle sends shockwaves through the world of beauty blogs! Why is Lady Gaga wearing clown makeup? Nicki Minaj models her K-Mart clothes!

Read on for all of today’s top style and design headlines.  READ FULL STORY

Shailene Woodley's dramatic haircut plans, Kim Kardashian's post-baby photos, and more

Shailene Woodley prepares to cut off all her hair, the first photos of new mommy Kim Kardashian surface, the Duck Dynasty running shoe is coming soon, and more.

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'Project Runway' exit interview: Eliminated designer on Helen's tears, and a stylish Kickstarter project

SPOILER ALERT: If you don’t want to know who was eliminated on the first episode of Project Runway season 12, stop reading now. 

The second episode of Project Runway season 12 was over-the-top with glamor and emotion. When the dust settled, it was the calm-spirited Kahindo Mateene who was sent packing.

The Congo-native took a risk with her fabric selection for the challenge — to create an ensemble that was worthy of wearing with diamonds and other precious gems — and the judges were underwhelmed by her understated cocktail dress. But this is not the last we will see of Mateene, who has multiple exciting fashion plans already in the works, both in New York and Chicago and internationally.

Mateene chatted with Entertainment Weekly about Timothy’s second strike out, Sandro’s entertaining shenanigans, and the Kickstarter-funded fashion project she’s planning to launch in the near future.

ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY: What was your initial reaction when Heidi announced the diamonds and evening wear challenge?
Kahindo Mateene: I was first a little nervous because I do not do a lot of evening wear. I typically do more day wear and ready-to-wear looks. But I was also excited because I got to try something that is a challenge for me and new to me.

What drew you to the diamonds and model that you chose?
The pieces were very classic and simple. The gold was a beautiful color to work with, and the necklace and earrings looked beautiful with the greens in the fabrics that I chose, and Jillian’s red hair.

If you could go back and make some design edits, what would those be now that you have heard the judges’ critiques? READ FULL STORY

Amanda Bynes gets her wig right, the 'Downton Abbey' makeup line, and more

Amanda Bynes finally gets her hair on straight, Downton Abbey and Suits inspire his-and-hers cosmetics collections, and Lady Gaga buys her boyfriend a $55,000 backpack.

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'Anna Nicole' costume designer on re-creating Smith's iconic looks and working around Agnes Bruckner's prosthetic breasts

Five years after her death, Anna Nicole Smith (née Vickie Lynn Hogan) is getting the Lifetime treatment. Agnes Bruckner stars as Smith in Anna Nicole, the rags-to-riches tale of “a pretty, but plain girl growing up in small town Texas” who “transformed herself though sheer willpower” into a pseudo-celebrity whose demise was a tragic end to a tragic story.

Costume designer Deborah Everton (whose credits include The Craft, Star Trek: First Contact, and Dick) was tasked with outfitting Bruckner — and her pneumatic prosthetics — in a wardrobe befitting Anna Nicole. Everton sat down with EW to explain how she re-created Smith’s signature looks, describe the challenges of dressing the Playboy model’s Amazonian figure, and dispel the myth that the Guess Girl was a Wal-Mart shopper.

“I wanted her wardrobe to be fun for the audience to look at. I didn’t want to exploit people’s expectations,” Everton says of using costumes to bring levity to the otherwise heavy biopic. “I showed her progression as she learned about style and fashion. There was a time when she came into money and wasn’t educated yet as to what was tasteful and beautiful. Her look tended to be, I don’t want to say gaudy, but ‘more is more.’ She learned over the course of her brief life how to edit [her clothes], so that’s what I did.”

Click on to see some of Bruckner’s best Anna Nicole costume moments. READ FULL STORY

Who makes a better Jackie Kennedy: Ginnifer Goodwin or Katie Holmes? -- POLL

National Geographic Channel has released the first picture Ginnifer Goodwin as First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy on the set of Killing Kennedy, currently in production in Richmond, Va. Based on the best-selling book by Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard, the two-hour drama — scheduled to air in November — chronicles the final years of President Kennedy and his assassin, Lee Harvey Oswald.

Earlier this month, Rob Lowe who portrays President John F. Kennedy in the film, tweeted, “Just saw Ginnifer Goodwin as Jackie Kennedy in the sad and awful blood-stained dress. Extremely emotional.”

The Once Upon a Time actress isn’t the first star to channel the famous First Lady. READ FULL STORY

Gretchen Rossi plugs her beauty and fashion lines on 'The Real Housewives of Orange County'

Is Gretchen Rossi the next Bethenny Frankel?

In addition to the Mexican strippers and Vicki’s bed wetting accident, last night’s episode of The Real Housewives of Orange County featured plenty of products from Rossi’s Gretchen Christine fashion and beauty brand. In addition to the variety of bags from her eponymous line, the pneumatic blonde surprised the group with gift bags containing lip gloss, sunless tanning spray, and other items from her cosmetics collection.

“I wonder if there’s any Gretchen Christine products in there,” Vicki said sarcastically to the camera when the scene cut to her in a one-on-one interview. “Yes, there is.”

Now comes news that Rossi will appear in a commercial for a skincare product called Inance Retinol 1%. The move is a cross-promotional opportunity for the reality star — customers will receive a free pair of Gretchen Christine false eyelashes with the purchase of the anti-aging serum.

By now, fans of RHOC are certainly familiar with Rossi’s growing brand, which, in addition to handbags and cosmetics, also includes hair products, T-shirts, and bedazzled accessories like dog collars, aprons, and baby booties.

In a market oversaturated by reality star brands, just how well is Rossi’s collection selling? READ FULL STORY

'Pretty Little Liars' star Lucy Hale scores a new job


With the debut of tonight’s summer premiere episode of Pretty Little Liars comes news that Lucy Hale has scored a second job.

Hale has been named the latest beauty brand ambassador for mark, a beauty and fashion offshoot of cosmetics giant Avon.

As part of her role, the actress will appear in the cosmetic company’s “magalogs” and various digital platforms. She will also take an active role in the brand’s m.powerment campaign, which focuses on “breaking the cycle of dating abuse and partner violence against young women.”

Hale admits she began dabbling in makeup at a young age. Click on to see the Pretty Little Liars talk about her earliest experiments with makeup in a behind-the-scenes video from mark.


Taylor Swift's new scent, Mayim Bialik on Superman's shaving habits, and more

Taylor Swift’s third fragrance is “a mix of a lot of things: It’s sweet, it’s sophisticated, it draws you in,” says the singer. [StyleWatch]

The Big Bang Theory‘s Mayim Bialik presents her theories on Superman’s shaving habits in Gillette’s new Man of Steel promotional campaign. [Forbes]

Speaking of Superman, watch Henry Cavill ride a bike in the desert in a behind-the-scenes video from his GQ magazine cover shoot. [GQ]

The gown Elizabeth Taylor wore when she wed Conrad Hilton Jr. in 1950 — the first of her eight marriages — is going up for auction. [Pursuitist]

Also hitting the auction block this summer: a diamond choker and an emerald ring once worn by Angelina Jolie. [ArtInfo]

An Italian prosecutor has called for the imprisonment of fashion designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana and two Dolce & Gabbana executives over charges of tax evasion. [Vogue UK]

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Jennifer Aniston strips down in 'We're The Millers' trailer, Lea Michele signs a book deal, and more


Jennifer Aniston shows off her killer body in the racy trailer for her next movie, We’re the Millers. [Daily Mail]

Glee star Lea Michele has landed a book deal for Brunette Ambition, billed as “part memoir, part how-to, and part style guide.” [The New York Times]

At an L.A. costume auction, a pair of Levi’s worn by Luke Skywalker in Star Wars sold for $36,100, while a pair of 501’s worn by Heath Ledger in Brokeback Mountain went for $21,013. [Telegraph]

Arrested Development costume designer Katie Sparks talks about dressing the show’s characters and reveals the story behind Tobias’s never-nude jean shorts. [Fashionista]

The Style channel’s Style Pop — the network’s first-ever live, weekly series  hosted by Jeannie Mai and Louise Roe, will debut on June 6. [Hollywood Reporter]

NFL player Plaxico Burress has a line of “men’s luxury hosiery.” [BuzzFeed]

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