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· Fashion week overlord Fern Mallis has never been inside a Wal-Mart [NYMag]
· Soho's Eryn Brinie launches online shopping [The Thread]
· Inside the barely-manageable retail frenzy at La Perla [Sample Sally]
· Go look at these $755 giant puffer jackets with aliens on them [Racked LA]
· Vogue styles Lady Gaga popping out of a furnace [The Cut]