Vanessa Hudgens Is The New Face Of Candie’s, Natalie Portman Rocks A Vegan Engagement Ring, And More Fashion News

Vanessa Hudgens on Dec. 18, 2010.
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• Following in the footsteps of Britney Spears and Fergie, High School Musical star Vanessa Hudgens has been chosen as the new face of Candie’s Spring campaign. {People StyleWatch}

Black Swan star and mama-to-be Natalie Portman’s future hubby Benjamin Millepied chose an earth-friendly diamond engagement ring that would jive with her vegan lifestyle. Tall order, but he did it. {The Frisky}

• A roundup of the five best outlet malls in the United States is just what we need to make it through this long workday. {The Fashion Spot}

• As if six fragrances wasn’t enough, the heiress Paris Hilton is said to be working on yet another collection—anime-inspired eau de parfums. {Coco Perez}

• Designer J. Mendel is like the cool kid in class. One of his designs was picked again by a high-profile celeb—Anne Hathaway wore the fashion powerhouse’s long-sleeve column gown for her 2011 Oscars promo shot. {Fab Sugar}

• In Project Runway spin-off news, the show will have an accessories-only edition, plus a masters edition. Tivos are set. {Glamour}

• Just in case you’ve ever wondered what it would be like if your Chanel makeup grew legs and walked out the door… {Styleite}

• If you caught last night’s State of the Union address by President Obama, you may have noticed the Jackie O-esque Rachel Roy off-white shift the First Lady Michelle Obama wore. Cute! {Styleite}