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Kate Middleton’s Charity Choices; Rick Santorum’s Sweater-Vests

Australian <em>Vogue</em>.
Australian Vogue.

Kate Middleton has named all the charities that she will officially support: Action on Addiction, East Anglia’s Children’s Hospices,The Art Room, and the National Portrait Gallery. In addition to these patronages, Kate will serve as a volunteer in the Scout Association. [E!]

• WWD gives Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum a B- in its “Man of the Week” series, citing his signature sweater-vest as his saving grace. [WWD]

• See Marloes Horst and Kendra Spears in the February cover shoot for Vogue Australia. [Fashion Gone Rogue]

Project Runway All-Stars contestant Mondo Guerra says, “I still have dreams about being on the show — I’ll wake up thinking I have stuff to finish. It’s like when people have shell shock coming out of the army, it’s like I have fashion shock.” [HuffPo]

Italian Vogue editor Franca Sozzani recently visited Ghana to meet with some of the country’s young designers. [Vogue.it]

PPR’s e-commerce chief is exiting the company. [WWD]

Jean Paul Gaultier will be honored by the Lycée Français de New York, a Manhattan school with a French-based curriculum, at its annual gala on March 17. [WWD]

Here’s an interview with Project Runway’s latest winner Anya Ayoung-Chee. [Marie Claire]

Models Cheryl Tiegs and Patricia Velasquez are among the cast on Donald Trump’s new D-list-centric Celebrity Apprentice cast. [E!]

The second Ashley Greene for DKNY ad is out. [Us]

Kate Middleton’s Charity Picks; Santorum’s Vests