August 21 2014

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Valentino Reveals Valentina; Giles Gets In On The Nail Boom; And More…


You can add two more scents to the onslaught of designer fragrances hitting shelves this fall. BCBG will launch its debut eponymous eau, a soft floral, next month while Valentina, Valentino’s first offering since signing on with luxury group PUIG, hits shelves in September. [WWD]

Perfume isn’t the only thing luring fashion’s biggest names over to the beauty side. As nails continue to have a moment on the runway and off, more and more brands and designers are looking to get in on the action—including Giles Deacon, who will launch a series of nail wraps and polishes with the British retailer New Look. “You’re getting a good cross section—not too classic, but quite fashion,” Deacon says of the line, called Gold by Giles. “They’re definitely things you’re going to get noticed with.” [Independent]

Katy Perry is officially a blonde. The formerly raven-haired pop star went from black to ginger en route to her ultimate hair hue of choice—a honey flaxen—which happens to be her natural color. [Us]

In other hair transformation news, Robert “R-Patts” Pattinson has sheared off his famous fluffy locks and is currently sporting a half-shaved fade—much to the chagrin of the millions of teenage girls watching his every move. [People Style Watch]

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