Fashion news 3 Aug 2012

All the top fashion stories are right here in handy bite-sized morsels for you to gobble up...

It's true, Alexa Chung is headed for the Upper East Side! Chung was snapped this week filming scenes for Gossip Girl's sixth and final season. In typical Alexa style, she wore a blue sailor dress featuring a red bow, and kitten heels. No word yet on which character she'll play, but we hope it's someone with a bit of sass to put Queen B in her place! [Telegraph]

After her quickie nuptials to Giovanni Ribsi, Agyness Deyn has gone back to work as the face of Dr Martens. The British model has not only returned to front the brand but is also set to launch her own range of 'Docs' due out August 15. Check out her video for the campaign which sees her sport some red locks. [Dr Martens YouTube Channel]

Rumours are circulating that John Galliano is relocating to Los Angeles. The former Dior designer is reportedly looking for an apartment in LA with his longtime partner, Alexis Roche, where it is believed that Roche is hoping to style celebrities. Could Tinsel Town be calling Galliano's name? [Grazia UK]

They are gearing up to appear on the catwalk at the Olympics closing ceremony. Now a Vogue UK spread starring Naomi Campbell, Kate Moss and Georgia May Jagger to celebrate the Olympics has been revealed in the latest issue. Dressed head-to-toe in gold outfits, the models have teamed up with designers Alexander McQueen, Burberry, and Christopher Kane for the Midas Touch photo shoot. [Vogue UK]

So apparently there is a nail polish which costs $250k and is made from 267 carats of black diamonds. Seriously. [Kiss and Makeup]

In a strange move, Whitney Port has announced she will be holding her first-ever "fan supported fashion show" at New York Fashion Week. The catch - she wants you to help pay for it! Port is asking her fans to help contribute financially to the crowd-funded event in which she hopes to raise $50k to pay for the Whitney Eve spring 2013 show next month. Benefits for contributing include prizes such as sitting front row at her show and a styling session. Hmm, sounds like a bit of an ask to me. [My Fashion Life]