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Kanye West is Officially a Fashion Designer

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Harper's Bazaar Australia has confirmed that the irrepressible Kanye West will in fact design and debut a fashion collection for spring/summer 2012. The rapper/singer, etc. and Fashion Week regular will, however, have professional help as Harper's Bazaar Australia fashion editor and freelance stylist Christine Centenera has been consulting on the line since the two met at the Paris shows in March. Funnily enough, Centenera's involvement was actually exposed by her colleague and cubicle neighbor Anna McLeod. Maybe she should have taken that call in the hallway? [Harper's Bazaar]