Armani Signs Beckham, Elton John's Versace Obsession

Armani has signed Victoria Beckham to appear in the new campaign for Emporio Armani underwear. You'll have to wait until spring '09 to see the Mert and Marcus-shot ads. [WWD]
He's not crazy, he's just, uh, spiritual: Elton John apparently only eats off Versace crockery because he believes "the designer's spirit lives in every plate." [NYP via Racked]
Narciso Rodriguez doesn't talk about his recent split with Liz Claiborne, but he does share a bit about his forthcoming book which will be published by Rizzoli later this month. [stylefile]
Finally! Nicole Richie's jewelry line is now on sale. [The Cut]

Quelle horreur: Fashion Week in New York and London are going to overlap next February. [Fashionologie]
Cosmo has signed up Katie Lee Joel as a food columnist. [The Daily]
Sean Avery—the movie—is coming soon. [Fashionista]
The theme for the spring exhibit at the Met Costume Institute? "The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion." [WWD]
The windows of Pat Field's store on the Bowery are decked out for Halloween. [Racked]