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Tory Burch Hires Six New Execs; ‘Vogue’ Excludes Bee Shaffer

RiRi in PPQ.Photo: Getty Images

Tory Burch just hired six new executives. Dear God, that woman’s brand is expanding like a run in Duane Reade hosiery. [Fashion Week Daily]

• Bee Shaffer and her giant Olivier Theyskens gown was left out of Vogue’s coverage of the Costume Institute gala! [Fashion Week Daily]

• Here’s Amber Valletta in the latest Dsquared2 campaign shot by Steven Meisel. [Models.com]

• Rihanna wore a floral PPQ dress and a Cartier tiara tilted to the side (to make it “street”) yesterday when she helped turn on the new red lights of the Empire State Building in honor of Cartier Love Day. [WWD]

• These images of a new H&M collection just might be of the Comme des Garçon line. [Nylon]

• Photos of Emile Hirsch in Valentino’s spring 2009 looks will be the backdrop of the men’s show in Paris on June 27. [WWD]

• Here’s a peek at Kate Spade’s new ready-to-wear line. We are lusting after the rope shoes. [Suze on Style/Glamour]

• Joy Bryant’s getting married in the Hamptons next weekend, and she’s wearing two dresses by Missoni. [WWD]

• The inside of the Chloë Sevigny flip book for Opening Ceremony allows the joy of seeing Chloë as half-Chloë, half-seashell and half Chloë, half-double naked woman. [Refinery 29]

• In the throes of summer love? Even if you’re not, here are some funky and pretty promise rings we’d wear even if we had no one to promise our feelings to. [Refinery 29]

Tory Burch Hires Six New Execs; ‘Vogue’ Excludes Bee Shaffer