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  1. beauty marks
    Pay to See Miss Virginia Shave Her Head; Queen Latifah Sued by Makeup ArtistAlso, Gap launched a salty-citrus fragrance named Closer.
  2. loose threads
    Layoffs at Barneys; Nicole Richie Does Lady GagaAlso, Lady Gaga is coming to town for the Topshop opening!
  3. fall 2009
    Who Is AWOL This Fashion Week?We compile a list of labels that aren’t showing. It’s more than a few.
  4. political style
    The RNC Actually Spent $180,000 on the Palin Clan’s ClothesApparently the RNC spent $350 at a day spa and made purchases at Victoria’s Secret.
  5. mind the gap
    Gap’s Profits Rise, But Not Because They’re Selling More ClothesIn fact, sales are actually declining.
  6. loose threads
    Stefano Pilati Talks Sex; Gap Cuts Costs With Paid VacationsAlso Bette Midler’s Halloween costume: “community-supported agriculture.”
  7. loose threads
    Coach’s Profits Slump, Paul Smith’s Rise!Also you can expect less cashmere for spring, and Anna Wintour sees movies in the Union Square theater!
  8. mind the gap
    Gap Trying to Make Money by Closing U.S. Stores, Expanding EastThey announced this in a meeting yesterday held to convince investors they plan to start making money soon.
  9. first looks
    Exclusive First Look: Inside Colette x GapWith less than 24 hours to go till Colette x Gap opens, we thought we’d swing by for a peek inside.
  10. first looks
    Colette X Gap Images Are In, and We Want Everything!We can’t wait for the pop-up shop to open during Fashion Week. So here’s a tantalizing taste of what to expect.
  11. If Patrick Robinson Made the Gap So Great, Why Does No One Shop There?We paid a long-overdue visit to the store to find out.
  12. beauty marks
    Injecting Butt Fat Into Boobs Is All the RageAlso, women spend an average of $100 on cosmetics each month, and we heart Comme des Garçon’s unisex scent.
  13. It’s September Already? At Least Old Navy Is Happy About It.The megaretailer’s got a new look, and we like it. There, we said it.
  14. loose threads
    Zara Is World’s Largest Retailer; Kate Moss to Wed in Ireland?Also, Tiffany’s appeals the eBay case ruling, and Du Juan is the first Chinese model to bear the Olympic torch.
  15. loose threads
    Jill Stuart Launches Diffusion Line in Tokyo; Gap Cuts European Design TeamPlus, Agent Provocateur takes over the world, giving thanks to Spanx, and Christian Louboutin breaks your heart.
  16. run through
    Gap’s Patrick Robinson Is Quite the Popular Fellow“Nylon’ and ‘Glamour’ show the designer some major editorial love.
  17. loose threads
    Mango Heads to Iraq; One Gap Ad’s Tragic Photoshop ErrorAlso, Steve & Barry’s could file Chapter 11 today, Donna Karan heads back to the tents, and Heidi Klum denounces plastic surgery.
  18. run through
    Colette Pop-up to Arrive in Fall, Courtesy of the GapIt will offer a smorgasbord of limited-edition products, ranging from sunglasses to trench coats to art.
  19. cult of personality
    Martha Stewart Commits Heinous Shoe CrimeShe colors the red soles of her Christian Louboutins with a black Sharpie!
  20. loose threads
    Ralph Rucci Takes Top Prize; Karl Lagerfeld Inspires HimselfRucci nabbed the fashion prize in the American Design Awards, Karl Lagerfeld was his own muse for his new handbag line, and Beyoncé proved people don’t really eat dinner at the Met gala.
  21. loose threads
    Gap’s New Design Editions Are Now on Sale, and It’s Safe to Go Buy ThemGap’s New Design Editions by guest designers like Phillip Lim are selling briskly, but there’s not a lot of in-store violence. Also: video clips of insane brides, a horrid runway fall, and the lovely Simon Doonan.
  22. loose threads
    Phillip Lim Tackles Gap’s White Shirt; Heidi’s Line Debuts• The Gap Design Editions program will return April 15 for another round of makeovers for the brand’s classic white shirt. 3.1 phillip lim, Band of Outsiders, ThreeAsFour, Michael Bastian, and Philip Crangi have all been enlisted to release limited-edition designs. [WWD]
  23. loose threads
    Prada’s Black Lace Sends Critics A-Swoonin’!• Cathy Horyn is in love again! She finds the black lace on Prada’s coats, pants, and dresses “fascinating” in Milan. [NYT] • Suzy Menkes likes Prada’s black lace too, calling it “original” and “intensely Prada in its mix of the prim and the perverse.” [IHT]