5 Things To Know This AM — Sep 27 2012

Are you willing to shell out $1,295 for these Oscar the Grouch-inspired Christian Louboutin heels? If you can, you’re certainly not calling a trash can home. (Fashion Indie)
Condé Nast International announced the opening of a Vogue Café and GQ Bar in Dubai. Sounds like a guaranteed street style hotspot (sorry, Café Gitane). (The Cut)
If Karlie Kloss needs extensive Photoshop, then we're hopeless. Numéro edited out the supermodel's rib cage from a spread in the October issue. We like Ms. Kloss just the way she is, although if she's getting so thin that her rib cage is too prominent — even for a fashion mag! — then we might have an issue. (The Gloss)

In other Sesame Street related news: Harper's Bazaar editor Laura Brown interviews Elmo for its weekly web series The Look. The two go through Elmo’s closet and discuss his fashion inspiration. One word: Adorable!

Alvaro Gonzalez of SW1 has designed what appears to be the world’s most uncomfortable heels. Great for people who don't actually have feet, but we can't imagine how it's possible to walk in these. Looks like we’ll have to give 'em a test run ourselves. (Buzzfeed)
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