Cassie, Solange Knowles, and Selita Ebanks Tapped As New Carol’s Daughter Spokesmodels, Dr. Martens Unveils Clothing Line, And More Fashion News

Cassie on June 27, 2010.
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• To emphasize the companies multiracial ad campaign, beauty company Carol’s Daughter has enlisted the help (and GREAT hair) of multi-culti stars Cassie, Solange Knowles and Selita Ebanks. {People StyleWatch}

Dr. Martens, an iconic workwear shoe brand, recently designed its very first utilitarian selection of shirts, sweatshirts and dresses for men and women. {Telegraph}

• A college student found that if Barbie were human-sized she’d stand 6′ tall with a 39″ bust, 18″ waist, and 33″ hips. In short, she’d look crazy. {Glamour}

Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen are at it again. The designing sibs announced that they will be launching a line of optical frames under their Elizabeth and James label in June. {People StyleWatch}

• The last pants brand to compete for the gams of the jeggings customer is Pull-On Denim. The Brazilian company’s denim are made with a stretchy waistband and no zipper. They wear like jeans, but go on like leggings. Confused? Us too. {Refinery 29}

• Designer/book collector Karl Lagerfeld is said to be coming out with a fragrance called Paper Passion that will smell like books. We suppose that’s better than blood, semen, or bacon. {Styleite}

• The list for Dior’s Galliano successor continues to grow, now including Riccardo Tisci, Tom Ford, Hedi Slimane, Olivier Theyskens, Nicolas Ghesquiere, Alber Elbaz, Haider Ackermann, Prabal Gurung, and Sarah Burton. {The Cut}

Carrot Top recently did an interview and photo shoot for Las Vegas Magazine with a blow out, a first for the usually super-curly haired funny man. {MTV Clutch}