• The Fashion Bomb News Breakdown: Kanye, Esperanza, and More Featured in W Magazine, Naomi Campbell to Design Jeans, and Christian Louboutin is A Work of Art

    Janelle Monae, M.I.A, Kanye West and Esperanza Spalding are all featured in this month’s W magazine’s “Behind the Muses” spread. (Coco & Creme)

    • For his fall 2011 campaignChristian Louboutin superimposes his shoes onto famous paintings like Marie-Guillemine Benoist’s Portrait d’une Negresse. The ads are supposed to show the shoes for the “works of art” they truly are. (UK Telegraph)

    • Start saving that change you found in the couch… Naomi Campbell is releasing a line of jeans she’s designed in conjunction with Italian fashion brand Fiorucci for Spring/Summer 2012. (Sassybella)

    • For $30 you can stroll into Bergdorf Goodman and get your hair braided in either a french, fishtail, or side braid at John Barrett‘s professional “Braid Bar”. What, no cornrows? (The Frisky)

    StyleCaster claims Fall 2011 ad campaigns defy ageism and racism. However, they could only find three such campaigns reflecting this. (StyleCaster)