Katy Perry Sells Perfume Out Of A Truck, Lady Gaga To Launch Scent, And More Fashion News

Katy Perry sells her perfume out of an ice cream truck in NYC.
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• Newlywed Katy Perry is traveling around New York City today selling her new perfume, Purr, out of an ice cream truck. She’s tweeting her locations, and she’s also showing off another one of her new hairstyles — long extensions. {WWD}

Lady Gaga’s forthcoming fragrance will reportedly be called ’Monster.’ The pop star has also designed Heartbeats headphones and is rumored to be working on a line of sunglasses for British eyewear company Linda Farrow. What a busy, fashion-designing Momma Monster! {MTV News}

W magazine will be the latest fashion glossy to score a cameo on Gossip Girl. {WWD}

Carrie Underwood sends a message to her style critics: “I used to think, I don’t want anyone to say bad things about me. But now it just makes me mad to see someone blasted for what she wore. Fashion, to me, is what makes you feel awesome.” {InStyle}

• Menswear designer Billy Reid took home the top prize — $300,000, a year of mentorship, and a bronze trophy — at last night’s CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund ceremony last night. Women’s wear designer Prabal Gurung and jewelry designer Eddie Borgo were runners-up, picking up a cool $100,000 and a year of mentorship each. {The Cut}

Charlotte Ronson designed a lacy gift-with-purchase makeup bag for Beauty.com that is perfect for your pretty things! {BellaSugar}

Christian Louboutin will introduce a new shoe named the “Peace of Shoe” this holiday season. All of the proceeds will be donated to the Grameen Foundation, which provides small business loans to people in poor countries. {Glamour}

• Is Lady Gaga getting too much credit for pioneering the food-clothing trend with her VMA meat dress? These outrageous food outfits were photographed last year. {Styleite}