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ICYMI: ASOS Partners With GLAAD, Affordable Bridal, and a Vans Collab

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Laura Harrier for ASOS magazine, summer 2017 issue.
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If you haven’t been keeping tabs on everything happening in the shopping-sphere this week — maybe because you’re still recuperating from that long weekend? — we get it, and we’ve got you covered on what you missed. For starters, ASOS partnered with GLAAD on a T-shirt ahead of Pride Month that doesn’t feel cheesy or pander-y, Alexa Chung finally launched her very own clothing line, and LA-based brand For Love & Lemons launched a bridal collection with dresses starting at $250. Read on for details on all of that and more below.


ASOS partnered with GLAAD on some cute T-shirts. Together with ASOS magazine’s “Come Together” issue featuring actress Laura Harrier, ASOS has created an “Individuals Unified” T-shirt ($24). Not only are the simple white shirts made with Better Cotton Initiative cotton, but 100 percent of proceeds will go directly to GLAAD, an organization working to accelerate acceptance of the LGBTQ community through entertainment, news, and digital media. Good work, ASOS.

For Love & Lemons launched a very on-brand bridal collection. The LA-based label revealed its first bridal collection this week, and it includes pieces for just about every wedding event, from bridal showers and rehearsal dinners to the ceremonies themselves. Think plunging necklines, mini dresses, and off-the-shoulder looks with tons of lace, florals, ruffles; prices range from $75 to $190 for lingerie, and $250 to $800 for dresses and gowns — shop it here.

For Love & Lemons Sweet Disposition Maxi Dress, $315
Vans for Opening Ceremony "Oh Sooo Suede Pack"

There’s another Vans and Opening Ceremony collab. The latest from Vans for Opening Ceremony dropped today as part of the brands’ ongoing partnership, and surprise, they’re really cute. The collab includes two sneaker styles: The Vault by Vans' classic OG Authentic LX ($100), and the OG Classic Slip-On LX ($95), both made with all-over-color suede in ’70s-inspired shades like saffron, umber, and powder pink. Get yours exclusively at Opening Ceremony stores and online at openingceremony.com.

Rihanna teased the launch of her very own beauty line on Instagram. Rihanna’s making moves in the beauty world now because she can, and we’re obviously really excited about it. Fenty Beauty by Rihanna goes live fall 2017, and it will be produced under LVMH’s makeup division,, Kendo, which also produces Marc Jacobs Beauty and Bite. (Serious! Business!) We’ll keep you posted as more info surfaces, or you can sign up for the brand’s mailing list for updates.

Alexa Chung finally has her own line. Fashion’s favorite front-row regular and collaborator finally launched her own line, Alexachung. There’s a good mix of party dresses, T-shirts and jumpers, denim, and some accessories, too — it gives off an overall effect that is equal parts feminine, grungy, and a little mod. Read (and see!) more about the line, along with our favorite picks, here.