8@8: Your Morning Scoop

    emilia clarke is officially a dior girl

    by Sydney Gore · November 06, 2015

    Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images

    Today is...

    National Nachos Day!

    News of the Day:

    + Game of Thrones star Emilia Clarke is the new face of Dior's Rose des Vents fine jewelry collection.

    + A random billboard popped up in Toronto and now everyone thinks it's (literally) a sign that Drake might be dropping Views From The Six soon. In the mean time, maybe get this Holiday Bling sweater to keep your heart warm?

    + Carl Kahler's My Wife's Lovers (1891) painting was sold for $826,000 at Sotheby's 19th Century European Art sale. Apparently, someone really likes cats... A lot. So much so that they needed a 6 ft. x 8.5 ft., 227 pound painting of 42 felines. The painting was originally comissioned by San Franciscan millionaire Kate Birdsall Johnson, who owned 350 cats. (Talk about a crazy cat lady...)

    + Adidas is launching a program that finances design resrouces to high schools that want to re-brand their offensive mascots.

    + Check out some of the images by Petra Collins that are featured in Rizzoli's recently released Feelings: Soft Art. Tracey Emin, Shayne Oliver, Dev Hynes, Ryan McGinley, Alex Olson, Sterling Ruby, and Ty Dolla Sign are also contributors.

    Deal of the Day:

    Get 25% off select items + free monogramming at Madewell!

    Advice of the Day:

    "I am a feminist, and we all should be feminist because feminism is another word for equality."- Malala Yousafzai

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