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Carmen Kass on Living in New York, Shaun White Hits the Shows

Carmen Kass on New York: “Places like New York are just too intense, too much about money, too much about ambition; it’s all too superficial for me.” So she prefers to live in Estonia and Germany. [Style File/Style.com]

•Giuseppe Zanotti launched his line of jewelry at his Fashion Week presentation last weekend in Milan. Retail prices start at $325 for a ring. [WWD]

• Snowboarder Shaun White showed up at Milan Fashion Week to attend the Dsquared2 show. [HuffPo]

Marni teamed up with Current/Elliott to create a denim collaboration, and Proenza Schouler teamed up with J Brand for a denim collaboration — both for fall. [Elle UK]

Jourdan Dunn’s baby’s father, 20-year-old Jordan Cummings, was arrested for cocaine possession. He had two ounces of cocaine, and police also charged him with intent to supply. [Sun UK]

Julien Macdonald will launch footwear for fall. The designer debuted his collection at his London runway show last week. [Style File/Style.com]

• Jennifer Venditti directed a short film for Rachel Roy based on the designer’s new collection. The film is named Mirror Mirror and follows, as Roy says, “a young woman who exists in a world that lacks color and inspiration,” but then finds inspiration through clothes. [Elle]

•New research reports that the average weight of a bag that a woman carries around is 23 pounds, or the same weight as the average 15-month-old. [Telegraph UK]

Hyoni Kang’s new vintage store is open at 35 Crosby Street, between Broome and Grand Streets. [Modelinia]

•Lady Gaga wore a lobster headpiece to dinner at Mr. Chow in England on Saturday night. [Just Jared]

Carmen Kass on Living in New York, Shaun White Hits the Shows