Britney Spears Working On Clothing Line, Popular Mulberry Alexa Bag Goes Mini, And More Fashion News

Britney Spears on Sept. 7, 2008.
Photo: Kevin Mazur/WireImage

• Rumors have it that Britney Spears is working on a clothing line with BCBG for Sears. New video, new clothing line…what’s next for BritBrit? {Coco Perez}

Mulberry’s Alexa purse (inspired by British fashion phenom Alexa Chung) is now available in an ADORBS $495 clutch. {The Purse Blog}

• Fashion blogger Leandra Medine of The Man Repeller will star in a series of online short films for designer Rachel Roy. {WWD}

• A college student at the University of Alberta wore a pair of raw denim skinny jeans for 15 months for a science class to see how much bacteria they’d accumulate. Professor, give this kid extra credit already! {Geeko System}

• Designer Marc Jacobs dressed in drag for the cover of Industrie magazine. Mustache stayed intact. {Styleite}

Bria Murphy, Eddie Murphy’s 21-year-old daughter, recently made her modeling debut as the new global brand ambassador for the hair care line Dark and Lovely. {People StyleWatch}

• We almost gave up on dressing cute in these bitterly cold temps we’ve been experiencing…until we read these tips and tricks from designers/stylists, including Andre Leon Talley and Isaac Mizrahi. {The Cut}

• Revealed: Elizabeth Taylor’s and Marilyn Monroe’s flawless complexions came courtesy of a razor. Whhhhaaaat?! {Coco Perez}

• Items in H&M’s new “Waste” collection are made out of left over fabric from the Lanvin for H&M line. Waste not, want not. {Nitrolicious}