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Rei Kawakubo, the queen of collaborations, has a new one on her plate, and this one surprised even us. Comme des Garçons will be teaming up with The Beatles to make a line of bags under the label: The Beatles/Comme des Garcons. It is supposed to debut in mid-November. Other than that details are scarce, but it's a long-term deal so WWD's crystal ball prophesies T-shirts and other items in the future. [WWD]