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Kate Upton Wears Clothes in Harper’s Bazaar; Rachel Zoe’s Baby Is Talking Now

Kate Upton for <em>Harper's Bazaar</em>.
Kate Upton for Harper’s Bazaar. Photo: Terry Richardson for Harper’s Bazaar

• Kate Upton brought Old Hollywood glamour back to the Beverly Hills Hotel in a spread styled by Andrew Richardson and shot by Terry Richardson. [Harper’s Bazaar]

• Of her son, Skyler, thus spoke Rachel Zoe: “He’s everything … He just started saying ‘Mama,’ and I died.” [L.A. Confidential]

Sixty-year-old Julian Schnabel is reportedly dating May Anderson and was spotted holding hands with the 29-year-old Danish model at “Bowery hot spot Bantam” over the weekend. The May–December romance jokes really just write themselves, in this case. [NYP]

See Jonathan Saunders’s capsule collection for Matches, which you can shop online. [Vogue UK]

Tommy Hilfiger is set to design The Promise Collection, which will be produced in Africa from locally sourced cotton. Katie Holmes will be the project’s ambassador. [Vogue UK]

• Selena Gomez says she keeps her fans in mind when making public appearances: “Obviously sometimes I’m going to dress for me … I wouldn’t specifically want younger kids wearing a gown or a top that I wear. But most of the time I do wear things that are appropriate for everybody.” [People]

• Burberry is now a billion-pound label after bringing in record sales of £1 billion in six months, joining the likes of Prada, Gucci, and Louis Vuitton. [Evening Standard]

LVMH’s first-quarter sales increased 25 percent to 6.58 billion euros ($8.63 billion). [WWD]

Diego Della Valle, Tod’s president and CEO, will become the co-owner of Europe’s first fully privately owned high-speed luxury train. Yesterday, Della Valle said he was interested in building a sports center, nursing home, and luxury hotel in his Italian hometown — and tomorrow, he will take over the world. [FT]

The demand for Brunello Cucinelli’s initial public offering in Milan is already double the number of shares issued. [WWD]

Upton’s Bazaar Spread; Zoe’s Baby Is Talking Now