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Kate Moss Lends Her House to Stella McCartney

Photo: Courtesy of Stella McCartney

Kate Moss offered to let Stella McCartney shoot her ad campaign, in which she stars with Frankie Rayder, in her home in England. Moss also enjoyed playing the tambourine on the shoot with the photographer’s kids. [WWD]

• On July 2 Christie’s will auction seven pieces of Yves Saint Laurent’s clothing and jewelry including a Dior cocktail dress from 1958 and a seventies fox-fur-trimmed Rive Gauche camel cable-knit sweater. [NYDN]

Rumor confirmed! The Olsen twins are in fact creating a jewelry line with Robert Lee Morris. It will hit stores in September and retail from $65 to $700. [WWD]

• The studded waist belt Carrie wore a million times in the Sex and the City movie is now on presale at Patricia Field. [FabSugar]

• On Friday night protesters marched from the John Varvatos store on Bowery to Gemma in protest of Bruce Willis’s Bowery Wine Co. We guess they’re over protesting that store. [Grub Street]

Donna Karan has a new line of astrology-inspired bags, including the Modern Leo Doctor bag and the Aquarius bag. [Telegraph]

• According to a survey of affluent consumers by the Luxury Institute, Bottega Veneta has the highest social status. [WWD]

• In case you haven’t read it a thousand times this season, Hilary Alexander offers advice on picking the perfect swimsuit for your figure and age. [Telegraph]

• Former model Bruce Hulse wrote a book about sleeping with models back in his youth, including Elle Macpherson and Paulina Porizkova. Ugh, this man needs a life. [NYP]

• The Make-A-Wish foundation auctioned off a date with Nigel Barker for a fund-raiser last week. Naturally it helped them rake in millions. [NYDN]

Kate Moss Lends Her House to Stella McCartney