kellybrook_pic.jpgIs Valentino about to be sold for over $800 million dollars? Rumour has it the fashion house, which returned to profit in 2011, is about to sell to an unknown buyer, rumoured to possibly be the royal family of Qatar [Fashionista]

The Kelly Brook for New Look orange poppy peplum dress (now reduced to £18) is the surprise celeb fashion hit of the season, having been worn by Amanda Holden,Una Healy and Kelly herself (left). Who wore it best? [My Daily / She's a Secret Shopper]

As suspected, Hedi Slimane's rebranding of Yves Saint Laurent to Saint Laurent Paris will only affect the ready-to-wear line. The cosmetics line (owned by L'Oreal) will continue as it always has. So don't worry, your Touche Eclat will still have the familiar YSL logo. [Business of Fashion]

Amid falling sales, Marks and Spencer has appointed Belinda Earl, former chief executive of Debenhams, Jaeger and Aquascutum, as Style Director from September. Executive director of General Merchandise, Kate Bostock, is leaving the company on October 1st. [The Telegraph]

TOWIE star Gemma Collins' plus size collection launches tomorrow. But why is it only available in four sizes? [The Pocket Rocket]

In other celeb style news, Peter Andre has also launched a clothing range. [The Guardian]