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  1. choo choo!
    The Louis Vuitton Train: Part DeuxThis time, in Shanghai.
  2. backlashes
    The House on the Olympic Uniforms“Outraged.”
  3. backlashes
    Ralph Lauren’s Next Olympic Outfits Will Be Made in the USATo make everyone feel better about this year’s uniforms being made in China.
  4. quotables
    Amanda Harlech Thinks Designers Shouldn’t Attend Too Many PartiesAlso, she’s working on a novel.
  5. donatella
    Fights Broke Out Among Frenzied Chinese Shoppers in Line for Versace for H&M Many had been waiting since noon the day before.
  6. china
    Gucci Faces Allegations of ‘Inhuman’ Working Conditions at Their China StoreA group of former employees said they were stiffed on wages and had to undergo abortions after standing on their feet for too long.
  7. loose threads
    French Flash Sale Site Vente-Privée to Launch Stateside Within a Year; Fox Censored Lady Gaga’s ShoesAlso, Betsey Johnson walked a model down the runway on a leash.
  8. tear sheets
    Exclusive First Look: V Magazine’s ‘Asia’ IssueFashion, meet China! China, meet Fashion?
  9. cotton tales
    Cotton Is Currently As Expensive As It Was During the Civil WarCotton, Inc. blames China.
  10. china
    Chinese Vogue Is So Fat in the Best WayThe PAPER magazine is a veritable doorstop every month as the luxury-goods market explodes in China.
  11. loose threads
    See Video of Burberry’s Fashion ‘Extravaganza’ in China; Brits Will Soon Be Able to Order J.Crew OnlineAlso, Dita Von Teese is launching her own lingerie line.
  12. payday!
    Prada Will Probably Go Public by JulyWhat convenient timing, with their record-breaking profits this year.
  13. dreams come shoe
    Here Is a Car Made Out of a Giant Leather ShoeSoon, there will be 40 of them!
  14. loose threads
    Chanel Mounts Museum Exhibit in China; Stella Tennant Models Zara’s Spring CollectionAlso, Tina Gaudoin of ‘The Wall Street Journal’ has some thoughts on gym outfits, and Honor is opening a store in the meatpacking district.
  15. loose threads
    A Saks Takeover Would Be More Complicated Than Expected; Leighton Meester Covers SeventeenAlso, Queen Elizabeth and the Duchess of Cornwall have come under fire from activists for wearing enormous fox-fur hats.
  16. loose threads
    Terry Richardson Shot New Ads for Equinox; People Shopped a Lot This Season!Also, Pendleton is designing a diffusion line, and lots of people shopped this holiday season!
  17. china
    Another Designer Courts China: Prada to Show in BeijingRumor has it that Prada wants to list on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.
  18. china
    Anna Wintour Hopes ‘China Is Next’ to Get a Vogue Fashion FundThis explains her visit to China over Thanksgiving.
  19. china
    Diane Von Furstenberg Would ‘Like to Sell Every Chinese a T-Shirt’“I love China.”
  20. mollusk wars
    Jewelers Are Trying to Come Up With New Ways to Keep Pearls ExpensiveChina makes pearls for cheap these days, so jewelers have got to find a way to keep their price tags high.
  21. change?
    Vogue: Asian Models Are ‘Redefining Traditional Concepts of Beauty’The magazine shot a slew of hot Asian faces for the next issue, after having hardly featured them over the past years.
  22. china
    Phillip Lim Shows More Cheongsam-Inspired Dresses on Beijing’s Forbidden City WallHe’s taking a more subtle approach, perhaps, to entering the Asian market than other top luxury labels.
  23. china
    Was the Spring 2011 Louis Vuitton Show Meant to Appeal to Chinese Consumers — or Not?Marc Jacobs says no, but critics think this is not exactly true.
  24. loose threads
    Galliano to Receive Legion of Honour; Jewelers Woo Actresses for Award SeasonAlso, China’s apparel market still looks promising, and Gwyneth Paltrow’s on a crazy new diet.
  25. loose threads
    Apparel Companies Seek Salvation in China; Hayden-Harnett Target Bags Missing?Also, Tom Ford plans to open a Rodeo Drive store, and ‘America’s Next Top Model’ films twelfth-season finale in Brazil.
  26. quotables
    Donatella Versace Sheds Light on Eastern Expansion“Chinese people view fashion in a different way from other people. They buy the whole style, the whole look together.”
  27. holiday giving
    Donatella Versace Possibly Finger-Paints With Chinese Earthquake VictimsShe visited elementary-school children in China and admired their artwork, but they didn’t even know who she was.
  28. loose threads
    American Apparel Opens in China; Danity Kane to Design JeansAlso, checking into Fashion Week might not take so long this year, and Seven for All Mankind sweeps through Asia.
  29. loose threads
    Chinese Teens Heart Kate Moss; Leona Lewis Might Do Topshop LineAlso, Mr. Blackwell is ill, Custo Barcelona expands, and Sean Avery takes on Dallas in stylish shorts.
  30. run through
    Adidas and Cynthia Rowley Move to ChinaAdidas opens a huge flagship in Beijing, Rowley heads to Hong Kong. And there are more luxury consumers than ever before in China.
  31. run through
    Chinese Authorities Confiscate Over 500 Louis Vuitton BagsThe Louis Vuitton flagship in Hangzhou closed after officials determined the bags did not meet China’s quality standards.
  32. cult of personality
    Dior Drops Sharon Stone — Was It Karma?The actress got canned after suggesting that the earthquake in China was karmic retribution for the treatment of the Tibetan people. But did she even know what she was talking about?
  33. loose threads
    Magazines Vie for ‘Project Runway’ Spot; DVF Makes Walk of FameFive magazines are bidding on the season-six ‘Project Runway’ sponsorship spot, Diane Von Furstenberg will be added to the Fashion Walk of Fame, and Victoria Beckham says TomKat are “normal.”
  34. loose threads
    Nude Gisele Photos Up for Auction Again; Nina Garcia Mulls OnA topless photo of Gisele will be auctioned at Christie’s for a suggested price of $12k, Nina Garcia’s still out at ‘Elle,’ and TomKat will attend the Met gala next week.
  35. loose threads
    Lydia Hearst for ‘Gossip Girl’; Feed Bags ProliferateLydia Hearst will have a minor role as some sort of bad girl on ‘Gossip Girl,’ Lauren Bush’s Feed Bags will hit Whole Foods stores worldwide, and how the Pope screwed over Lacoste.
  36. loose threads
    Victoria’s Secret Sues Macy’s; Naomi Campbell Flies AgainVictoria’s Secret says the Macy’s Pinkish line is too similar to its Pink line, Naomi Campbell flew all the way to Brazil yesterday, and Patrick Dempsey wears spandex pants.
  37. run through
    Ralph Lauren Dresses OlympiansRalph Lauren Polo will dress about 1,500 American athletes at the Olympic Games in Beijing this summer.
  38. loose threads
    How Carla Bruni Saved Dior; Daniel Craig Is Best DressedCarla Bruni Sarkozy’s all-Dior wardrobe during her London visit was worth $1 million in advertising for Dior; GQ crowns Daniel Craig its best-dressed man — John McCain never had a chance.