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No ticket into any of the Fashion Week shows? Radar offers two flavors of advice on how to bluff your way onto the list. If you're a morally sound, upstanding type, you can volunteer to do last-minute work for a designer, or just try to dress so insanely well that someone notices your aura of glamor and shepherds you past the gatekeeper. Or, if you're OK with bending the rules a bit, you can pretend to be a model (if you're skinny), someone's kid (if you're baby-faced), or André Leon Talley (if you're eight feet tall and wearing a fur coat.) Bribery and forgery also work wonders. [Radar]