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Local
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National
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· But that hasn't stopped Mickey Drexler from naming her heir-apparent [P6]
· David Beckham and Snoop Dogg team up on kids' clothes [NYDN]
· Diesel joins Guess in the denim-fragrance game [Racked National]
· Are people really saving money with beauty deal websites? [NYT]
· Finesse once made a very awkward short rom-com [The Hairpin]

International
· Designer Jimmy Choo no longer trying to buy back his namesake brand [Elle UK]