Marie Claire launches a pop-up magazine, sneakers adorned with Magritte paintings, Vanessa Friedman joins The New York Times, and other fashion-related stories that made the news this week.

On YLF we also did a post on the Lammily doll, an alternative to the Mattel Barbie doll based on the measurements of a 19-year old woman.

Fun Fashion Fact

Jeanne Lanvin, the founder of the French high fashion house that celebrates its 125th anniversary this year, was ahead of the curve in more ways than one. She ran a nursery for her employees’ children, was one of the first designers to do four seasons, one of the first to use lamé fabrics, and she never started from a sketch, but would directly drape fabrics on a dress form and design the clothes from there.