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Around the Web: ZZ Top for Varvatos

John Varvatos has found his latest inspiration in ZZ Top, the rock trio from Texas. The musicians will be featured inVarvatos' fall ad campaign, above, which was shot at the Natural History Museum in LA. [LA Times]

Target has announced its latest designer collaboration: sisters Laura and Kate Mulleavy of Rodarte have designed a 55-piece line for GO International that will be available this December. [WWD]

Hot off the buzz from House of Harlow jewelry's appearance on the latest Madonna album cover, Nicole Richie grabs more headlines as designer and model of "Nicole," her exclusive maternity line for A Pea in the Pod. [People's StyleWatch]

Torrid.com, the plus-sized clothing store, is searching for its next face with the House of Dreams Model Search. If you think you've got the look, hurry--applications must be postmarked by this Friday. [Glam Chic]

RevolveClothing.com will become the latest online fashion emporiumwith a designer discount counterpart. Though live now, Rewind officially launches tomorrow. [Denimology]

LaurenBush has teamed up with makeup maven Bobbi Brown to continue the Feed 10 line withan organic makeup bag and trio of Brown's best-selling lipglosses. Proceeds from the set, coming out this October, will go to the United Nations World Food Program to benefit itsFood for Work initiative. [Beauty Counter]

A recent Greenpeace study has spurred majorshoe manufacturers like Adidas, Nike and Timberland to demand that their Brazilian leather suppliers immediately halt leather sourcing that destroys the Amazon rain forest. [Vogue UK]

DovCharney, founder and CEO of American Apparel and perpetual magnet for controversy, is denying allegations from a meeting memo in which he suggests store employees be firedbased on appearance. [The Cut]

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