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Heidi Klum to Make Workout Clothes; Kim Gordon Can’t Afford Her Sportmax Line

Heidi Klum is working on a line of sportswear for New Balance. [Vogue UK]

Roberto Cavalli is profitable again! The company reported growth in retail and wholesale; products celebrating the brand’s 40th anniversary are doing well, too. [WWD]

• Sonic Youth’s Kim Gordon, who spent the summer in “Levi cut-off shorts, baggy and oversized T-shirts and Rachel Comey sandals,” doesn’t wear the clothes that she designed for Sportmax. “I can’t really afford their stuff,” she said. [WSJ]

• Keira Knightley wears head-to-toe camel to match her camel motorcycle in Chanel’s Coco fragrance commercial. [Grazia UK]

• Stylist Mary Alice Stephenson has been hired by USA Network to glam up characters’ wardrobes in shows like Covert Affairs and Royal Pains. [Page Six/NYP]

• Ever wondered what the apartments of Jenna Lyons, Wenlan Chia, and other fashion insiders look like? Now can you can see them in a book of photos by Rima Suqi, on sale today. [NYDN]

Doutzen Kroes tells the New York Post about her favorite places to eat, shop, and get massages in New York. [NYP]

• Violinist Caitlin Moe and D.J. Mia Moretti will be providing soundtracks to a lot of New York Fashion Week shows this season. [NYDN]

Vena Cava collaborated with Tenoversix on a shoe collection, which will debut at Vena Cava’s runway show. [Viva Vena Cava]

• Yet-to-open nightlife spot Lavo will host Zac Posen’s Z-Spoke party during Fashion Week. [Page Six/NYP]

• Reed Krakoff is opening an 1,800-square-foot flagship store on Madison Avenue today. [WWD]

• Lady Gaga wears a meat bikini on the cover of Japanese Men’s Vogue. [Dlisted]

• Opening Ceremony teamed up with French taxidermy house Deyrolle to produce a line of scarves printed with mounted animals. [Opening Ceremony]

Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana chartered a yacht with a giant inflatable slide. [Fashionista]

Heidi Klum to Make Workout Clothes; Kim Gordon Can’t Afford Her Sportmax Line