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Paris Hilton Covers Vanity Fair Spain; American Eagle Broadens Presence in Middle East

Karlie Kloss for 'Vogue' Nippon.
Karlie Kloss for ‘Vogue’ Nippon. Photo: Vogue Japan

Have you been wondering what Paris Hilton’s up to lately? No? Oh well, never mind, she’s covering the new issue of Spanish Vanity Fair. [Racked]

In the past month, American Eagle opened stores in Morocco, Jordan, and Egypt. [WWD]

Hedi Slimane shot Karlie Kloss for a new editorial in Japanese Vogue. [Styleite]

• During his visit to a homeless youth center in South London with Kate Middleton yesterday, Prince William showed off his (best?) dance moves. [Us]

See model Codie Young styled in intricate paper hats, all by the Paper-Cut Project, for the cover editorial of Vogue Italia’s new beauty supplement. [Fashion Gone Rogue]

Readers at Red Carpet Fashion Awards voted Olivia Palermo as 2011’s best dressed. [Red Carpet Fashion Awards]

• The capsule collection Rihanna designed in collaboration with Emporio Armani was apparently supposed to debut in stores last month. But it’s late, with no amended shipping dates available. [SheFinds]

Florence Welch will open this year’s Harrods sale on December 27 in London with an acoustic performance. [Vogue UK]

Tracy Reese designed a line of limited-edition tote bags, proceeds from the sales of which will benefit the Fashion Fights Cancer organization. [WWD]

Here’s a $585 Lanvin figurine of a swimsuit-clad lady walking a flamingo. Because well, why not? [Elle]

Paris’s New Cover; American Eagle in Middle East