5 Things To Know This AM — Oct 01 2012

Because regular ol' angelic sexy gets boring, Doutzen Kroes ditched her VS wings for some leather and hardware in Vogue Paris' October Issue. All the western ties, pointed-toe shoes, and black slacks are making us think Pretty in Pink part deux? A girl can dream. (Fashion Indie)
Karl Lagerfeld is opening up a concept boutique in Paris which will house all of his brands. We expect loads of black-and-white, minimalist decor, and Choupette. Called it. (Fashion Indie)
And just in case you were worried the Kaiser would have zero retail competition, Tom Ford opened up an accessories boutique in the famous London-based Harrods. Customers will now be able to browse Ford's handbags, jewelry, and small leather goods in this new pristine, mirrored shop. (WWD)
Models at the Comme des Garçons Spring '13 show get the unlfattering monikers of "Gloomy Gussies" and "battered bride[s]" from critic Lynn Yaeger's first write-up from Paris Fashion Week. (The Cut)
Not everyone regrets that orange foundation from their first experiments in makeup (you know you've been there) — well, at least, Lara Stone doesn't. With that face, she probably looked great anyways. (Telegraph)

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