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The Village Chess Shop Shuttered; Forever21 Taps Chanel Iman

Inside Rag & Bone's Mercer Street store. Photo by Brian Harkin
Inside Rag & Bone's Mercer Street store. Photo by Brian Harkin

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Local
· Village Chess Shop has shuttered after four decades [JVNY]
· New boutique Civilianaire replaces East Houston bodega [Bowery Boogie]
· Williamsburg's newest niche store: an olive oil shop [NYT]

National
· Forever 21 tapped Chanel Iman for holiday campaign [Forever21]
· Ralph Lauren, Gap, and more donated big to Sandy relief [WWD]
· Bobbi Brown's KIND Bar cubes will benefit several charities [KindSnacks]

International
· Karlie Kloss channels Red Riding Hood for Vogue China [Design Scene]
· Vogue Hommes out, GQ Style in at Condé Nast [Facebook, via Refinery29]