5 Things To Know This AM — Dec 20 2011

If we had to pick the grodiest places on earth, gas stations would surely be in the running. But, when you add models in Prada's retro-inspired spring collection into the mix, we're suddenly forgetting all about those stale Doritos and oil stains. (Fashionista)
Obviously too good for awkward Christmas sweaters and drunk relatives like the rest of us, the Kardashian Kristmas Kard is all business. If only they didn't look so sad. (The Frisky)
We love us some studded Louboutins around here, but we're not sure the look translations all that smoothly to iPad cases. Surely it would be painful to hold this thing under your arm or in your hands, and we're not so sure about hanging our expensive device and its just-as-expensive case by a flimsy little leather strap, either. (HighSnobiety)
Sara Burton proves she's the rightful successor to Alexander McQueen by making a dress out of broken plates and making it look like fabric. So much so that we had to look up Princess Catherine's dress again, just to make sure we didn't miss something. (Hint Blog)
Baby it's cold outside, and we're finding it hard not to succumb to an all-black wardrobe. We're thinking these bold prints from David David are the perfect thing to combat those winter blues. (Design Milk)

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