Sequential Brands Group is taking a large stake in Jessica Simpson’s brand —owned by the Camuto group—with plans to go international and develop an e-commerce platform (finally!). The decade-old shoe, clothing and accessories brand already sees more than $1 billion in sales annually, so expansion to other markets could double or triple this value. [WSJ]
Models who go to extremes to be extra thin will have to sit out Paris Fashion Week due to a new measure passed today in France. Agencies and organizations that don’t follow the mandate can expect to receive a fine close to $80,000. [WWD]
Your summer could be a whole lot sweeter and colorful thanks to Havianas' new collaboration with Dylan’s Candy Bar. Pick up a pair of the candy-printed sandals starting today at Bloomingdale’s. [Bustle]
Karlie Kloss can add another impressive dash to her resume: investor. LA-based eco-friendly brand Reformation has raised an impressive $12 million from multiple sources including Kloss in order to expand its operations. [Fashionista]
We aren’t surprised that OPI created a Color Chat app that speaks our language. Or rather, an app that speaks for us in nail polish. Guess what the below says? TGIF!