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Fashion News: Jessica Chastain channels Garbo

April 11, 2012 |  8:04 am


Jessica Chastain
Jessica Chastain channels old Hollywood in Vogue Italia this month, saying, "For me Hollywood glamour identifies with my favorite actresses, Greer Garson, Clara Bow and Greta Garbo, allure, mystery, sensuality." She looks the part in the photos that accompany the interview. [Vogue.It]

Seventeen's May issue features a choice of covers: Justin Bieber fronts one; Chloe Moretz the other. The magazines will be on newsstands Tuesday, according to a news release.

Ashley Judd says in a column in the Daily Beast that all the media attention over her recent puffy face -- the result of taking steroids for an illness -- was due to misogyny. [Los Angeles Times] 

In contrast to his outre predecessor, John Galliano, new Dior creative director Raf Simons may bring minimalism to the couturier. [WWD]

But he says it won't be too much minimalism, and is likely to have an element of romance. [WWD]

In what should come as a surprise to no one who is paying attention, Kanye West reportedly will make an appearance on the upcoming season of "Keeping Up With the Kardashians."  Of course he will. And of course this comes after word that the two have been dating.  [Radar]

Sunscreens will be more clearly labeled so consumers can tell exactly what kind of sun protection they're getting under new FDA guidelines that are to take effect in June. [WSJ]

Some plastic surgery techniques may help migraine sufferers. []

French Vogue's website will launch an English version on Monday. [The Cut]

Olivia Palermo seems to have big branding plans. She has registered her name as a trademark for the following: pet clothing; dog collars; dog leashes; animal carriers (bags); toiletry cases sold empty; purses; wallets; handbags; luggage; luggage tags; flight bags; wheeled bags; traveling bags; overnight bags; shoe bags for travel; jewelry organizers and rolls for travel. [Fashionista]

Soccer star -- and underwear designer/model -- David Beckham will appear on the cover of Elle UK in July, marking the first time a man has appeared alone there. [Telegraph] 


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--Susan Denley

Photo: Jessica Chastain, emulating old Hollywood glamour in Vogue Italia. Courtesy Vogue Italia.