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Get ready to look stylish while you sweat! Beyoncé announced Monday she's forming a 50-50 joint venture company with British street style retailer, Topshop, which will launch a brand of fashion forward athletic street wear globally in fall 2015. The brand will feature apparel, footwear and accessories related to dance, fitness and sports. The partnership represents Topshop's first foray into activewear. The social media gains for the label are huge, with Beyoncé bringing 19 million followers on Instagram into the fold. Beyoncé is no stranger to wearing Topshop. "I have always loved Topshop for their fashion credentials and forward thinking," the singer said. In March she turned heads when she wore the brand's black and white striped A-line dress while in London for her world tour. The $140 short sleeve sheath caused a frenzy and instantly sold out online. Sporting super short blunt bangs and a flawless face, Beyoncé wore Topshop's Compact Stripe Top in bronze with matching skirt earlier this month. Lots of work lies ahead for the singer and Topshop owner, Sir Philip Green. "Assuming the line is sufficient, it will certainly be in our biggest stores, hopefully as a shop within a shop, having its own identity in the stores," he said. Logistics such as coming up with a name for the line, putting together design and production teams, manufacturing and more are already underway. The line will perform at the technical level, but will also include characteristics of leisure wear for those within the target demographic who do yoga or other similar activities. Topshop has 330 stores in the U.K. and nearly 500 globally. The Beyoncé collection will likely be available at the upcoming 40,000 square foot, four-level flagship store set to open in New York early next month at 608 Fifth Avenue on 49th Street across from Saks Fifth Avenue. The store will be second in stature only to the largest flagship located on Oxford Circus in London. The line is slated for arrival in Topshop stores at Topshop.com and among other retailers beginning next fall.

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Today Oscar is remembered as one of the brightest designers to grace fashion with an illustrious career stretching five decades. Oscar dressed every first lady since Jacqueline Kennedy including Nancy Reagan, Hillary Clinton, Laura Bush and more recently, Michelle Obama. From Oprah Winfrey and Amy Adams to Penelope Cruz and Amal Alamuddin, Oscar's designs graced celebrities and socialites with their voluminous skirts, elaborate embroidery and vivid colors. "I like light, color, luminosity. I like things full of color and vibrant," he once said. Oscar was born Oscar Arístides Renta Fiallo on July 22, 1932 in the Dominican Republic. He discovered his love for fashion while studying abstract art at the Academy of San Fernando in Madrid. It was there that he completed an apprenticeship with famed Spanish designer, Cristóbal Balenciaga, who founded Balenciaga fashion house. Soon after he took his talents to the fashion mecca, Paris, where he was offered a job at the fashion house of Lanvin. In 1963 Oscar moved to New York to work as a designer for Elizabeth Arden couture. This position would help catapult his solo design career by teaching him how to tailor garments. Two years later, the Oscar de la Renta brand debuted and forever changed the world of fashion with upscale ready-to-wear clothing for women. He later added fragrance, home décor and furniture to his ever growing brand. Just last week Oscar personally appointed British designer, Peter Copping, as creative director of the company. Oscar passed away on Monday after a long battle with cancer. He was 82 years old.

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The newest H&M designer collaboration is finally here. Alexander Wang debuted his athletic wear inspired collection for the Swedish brand last night at an exclusive runway show at the Armory on the Hudson in New York on 169th Street, an indoor track and field space. With a performance by Missy Elliott, silver confetti and supermodels galore, the famed designer was at home among guests who sat in bleachers watching the campaign video on a digital scoreboard prior to the main event. Performers then repelled from the ceiling onto a multi-level set, vaulting off trampolines, ramps and parallel bars. The models appeared shortly thereafter decked in extreme workout clothes ranging from stretch leggings and strappy, form fitting dresses to stylish headgear and utilitarian backpacks. The Balenciaga creative director's collection for the fast fashion retailer represents the first ever partnership with an American fashion designer and features black, white and gray ensembles all adorned with the designer's moniker. Our favorite sporty styles include a mesh paneled LBD, black hooded down coat and white cutout dress. After the show the crowd headed to the pop-up shop modeled after a locker room and later to the dance floor to enjoy a DJ set by Diplo. As the evening came to a close, Alexander climbed on top of the DJ booth and used a t-shirt gun to shoot out mesh jerseys emblazoned with "Team Wang." It was definitely a night for the record books. The Alexander Wang collection hits 250 H&M stores and HM.com on November 6 with apparel and accessories for women and men. Select pieces will also be available on AlexanderWang.com.

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