5 Things To Know This AM — Oct 29 2012

Kate Moss covers the November issue of Jalouse in Yayoi Kusama for Louis Vuitton collection. Queen Kate looks amazing as ever, sporting a polka dot raincoat in what appears to be a tool shed. (Design Scene)
A special collection of Lanvin couture gowns from the early 20th-century will soon be up for auction at Christie's. The gowns originally belonged to Cátalina Bárcena, a women wrapped up in countless love affairs and Hollywood drama — and always maintaining her true commitment to couture. (Fashion Telegraph)
Britney Spears' recent Lucky cover has prompted quite a bit of controversy. Some fans are claiming the recent X Factor judge's face was photoshopped onto someone else's body entirely. Insert obligatory pun about the song "Lucky" here. (Buzzfeed)
Black Friday gets a head start with Lord & Taylor boldly going where other stores will not. The luxury retailer will remain open on Thanksgiving! But will they have pumpkin pie? C'mon, it's the right thing to do. (WWD)
Rising pop star Rita Ora will replace Alexa Chung in the Superga ad campaigns, to be released in March. Perhaps Chung's budding acting career has gotten in the way of some of her prior commitments. (The Cut)

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