sophie ellis bextor roisin murphy lanvin h&m london launch.jpgWord on the grapevine (sent via our own US fashion spy, Andrea) is that while some celebrities have been eager to get their paws on the upcoming Lanvin for H&M collection, so far they have been denied.

According to American Elle, H&M have refused anyone from wearing the range until it officially launches in a week or two. Even though images from the lookbook and videos have now flooded cyberspace, A-listers such as Madonna and Jennifer Lopez have so far been told no, "you can't borrow the clothes."

That is why it is rather surprising to see some of our own starlets happily swanning about in pieces from the collection during a preview at H&M's London headquarters earlier this week. These included Sophie Ellis Bextor, Roisin Murphy, Jaime Winstone, and Hayley Atwell. Interesting...