5 Things To Know This AM — Oct 20 2010

As if you needed another reason to visit, check out Eric Chase Anderson's (brother and frequent collaborator of Wes) artwork at House of Waris Tea Room, and the artist's interview with Style.com. Hurry though, it closes Friday. (Style.com)
Gawker profiles downtown diva Amanda Lepore. Because we can never know enough about this fascinating creature! (Gawker)
Ashton Kutcher and David Arquette will be hosting this year's GQ Gentleman's Ball. Wonder what Courtney Cox has to say 'bout that. (Guest of a Guest)
Lola Staar, Coney Island style staple, is opening a pop-up shop in Soho October 23rd. Hit it up for sunglasses, t-shirts and eclectic knickknacks galore. Halloween browsing? Check. (Racked)
Derek Lam wants to do a lower-priced line with a retailer "like Topshop." Our wallets are praising the gods! (The Cut)