Must Read: Louboutin Stuck in Condé Nast Escalator, Martha Nelson Named Yahoo Global Editor-in-Chief

And WhoWhatWear has raised $8 million from a consortium of investors including Amazon.
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And WhoWhatWear has raised $8 million from a consortium of investors including Amazon.

These are the stories making headlines in fashion this Thursday.

Louboutin lodged in Condé Nast elevator
Photos of a lost Louboutin heel on a escalator at One World Trade Center are making the rounds on Instagram and Twitter. Apparently this poor soul hobbled to her office (at Vogue?) in one heel. No news if this Cinderella of One World Trade found her prince. {Instagram}

Martha Nelson joins Yahoo as global editor-in-chief
Former Time Inc. Editor-in-Chief and founding InStyle editor Martha Nelson will join Yahoo Media on Aug. 17 as global editor-in-chief. {Fashionista inbox} 

WhoWhatWear raises $8 million in funding from Amazon, others
Since co-founders Katherine Power and Hillary Kerr first launched WhoWhatWear in 2006, the celebrity fashion website has carved out its own niche in the digital media marketplace. Now, the online shopping hub is growing even bigger. On Thursday, WhoWhatWear announced that it had raised $8 million to close out a Series B round with participation from — wait for it — Amazon. {TechCrunch}

Rompers are everywhere in New York this summer
Taylor Swift knows a thing or two about the romper — it's the pop star's go-to getup when traipsing around New York City's steamy streets. Other less famous adult women have taken to them too this summer, praising their simplicity and ability to, in the words of Reformation founder Yael Aflalo, "show off your legs without feeling overexposed." {The New York Times

Bangladesh aims to double its clothing exports
Bangladesh, already estimated to be the second-largest manufacturer of clothing in the world, is aiming to double its apparel exports to $50 billion by 2021. To do so, the government is building "garment villages" in the southeastern port city of Chittagong and in Bausia. The latter is planning to house more than 200 factories and add up to $5 billion in export value. {Quartz}

Middle Eastern brand ambassadors wanted
Luxury brands that want to cater to Middle Eastern clientele have to navigate the cultural taboos regarding social media and the entertainment industry –particularly in relationship to women. This presents a challenge for companies in search of brand ambassadors to connect with the aesthetic and cultural preferences of Middle Eastern consumers. Analysts say, however, that social mores are gradually loosening on this front. {The Business of Fashion}

What Beyoncé's personal assistant wears to work
Few know how to combine fashion and function better than Sam Greenberg. Beyoncé's personal assistant favors pieces from Proenza Schouler and Balenciaga, which she pairs with Common Projects sneakers and Stella McCartney flatforms that allow her to look good on the go. {Vogue}