Karl Lagerfeld to start own label

For the first time ever, Lagerfeld will launch his eponymous label. The store will be situated in Paris’ legendary Saint-Germain-des-Prés district. The designer has designed for Chanel for years and has never done his own thing. I wonder how different it will be from the classic looks of Chanel.

Lady Gaga reinvents Liz Hurley’s Versace pin dress

Mmm, I almost prefer Liz Hurley’s dress. What do you think?

Bruce Springsteen fights for gay rights

Music legend Bruce Springsteen has always been an outspoken advocate for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights. He is now the face of a new campaign, The Four 2012, which is focused on passing same-sex marriage ballot measures in Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington. Very cool Bruce.

Khaya Mthethwa becomes the first-ever black Idols winner

Last night he clutched his head in disbelief as it was announce that he won Idols SA.

“I just want to thank God and my parents who have flown out here and taken the time to come and support me here every Friday even when they were busy,” he exclaimed.

The 25-year-old won ahead of Melissa Allen in Season 8 of this popular series. Congrats!

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