5 Things To Know This AM — Oct 03 2012

Yves Saint Laurent — or Saint Laurent, or YSL Paris, or Paris Laurent By Slimmy Hedane, or whatever it's called these days — is apparently equally unsure of the current state of its brand. PR communications regarding the name change have been, in a word, bizarre. (BoF)
An Ikea catalog may seem like just about the least controversial thing on earth, but the furniture giant actually uses a different version for its Saudi Arabian customers that is free of any female models, even when they're doing something as innocent as eating dinner with their families. (The Huffington Post)
Repetto, maker of all the perfect flats you ever dreamed of, is now launching ready-to-wear. Stay tuned for more news, but for now, rejoice in the fact that the chic French brand is going to become a lot easier to get your hands on, expanding availability worldwide. (FashionMag)
To our immense delight, Grazia readers sent in their favorite designer food puns. A few winners: Miu Muesli, Dolce & Banana, Sea Bass by Chloé. (Grazia Daily)
In case anyone forgot, today is October 3. Lindsay Lohan, as her unforgettable Mean Girls character, is here to remind you. (Gawker)

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