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Must Read: Kim Kardashian Won a 'Break the Internet' Webby, Amazon's Version of Etsy Is Expanding

Plus, meet the artist who collaborated with Kanye West on his "The Life of Pablo" merchandise.
*That* Paper magazine cover. Photo: Jean-Paul Goude

*That* Paper magazine cover. Photo: Jean-Paul Goude

These are the fashion stories making headlines this Thursday.

Kim Kardashian to receive the first-ever "Break the Internet" Webby
It seems that a member of the Kardashian/Jenner/West clan breaks the Internet on a weekly basis, so it's fitting that Kim Kardashian will be honored with the first-ever "Break the Internet" Webby Award on May 17. Also fitting: Her husband Kanye West is taking home the title of "Artist of the Year."  {Vogue UK}

And speaking of Yeezy...

Meet the artist who collaborated with Kanye West on his "Pablo" merchandise
It's been three months since Kanye West dropped "The Life of Pablo," and there's still no question that the album's merchandise has been nothing short of explosive. West himself claims that his New York City pop-up brought in seven figures over just two days — and that's not even touching on the clothing's resounding aesthetic impact. But who was behind it all? Vogue chatted with the Los Angeles-based artist with whom West collaborated, Cali Thornhill DeWitt, about his design process. {Vogue}

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Yoox Net-a-Porter Group released its first-quarter earnings results on Thursday, announcing that, in the three months that ended March 31, net revenue rose 15 percent at constant exchange rates. The retail conglomerate also reported that 2 million orders had been placed, compared with 1.7 million in 2015's first quarter. Monthly unique visitors rose year-over-year, too, clocking in at 29.6 million this year, compared with 28.3 million in 2015. {Yoox Net-a-Porter Group}

Amazon Handmade is expanding its offering  
Amazon's version of Etsy, called Amazon Homemade, has proven to be so popular with shoppers that it's expanding its product offering into several new categories, including artisanal accessories like leather handbags, bowties and scarves. {Fashionista inbox}

Consumers apparently trust influencers as much as their friends
There's a reason that companies are pouring more money than ever into influencer marketing: it works. How well, you ask? According to new research, consumers trust social media influencers nearly as much as they do their friends, with around 40 percent of respondents admitting they've purchased an item after seeing it used by a personality on Instagram, Twitter, Vine or YouTube.  {Adweek}

Ciara signs a modeling contract with IMG
Singer, songwriter, and generally gorgeous human Ciara has signed an exclusive modeling contract with mega-agency IMG, joining a host of other multihypenates including Chrissy Teigen, Kate Moss, Karlie Kloss, Hailey Baldwin and Gigi Hadid. William Morris Endeavor, which merged with IMG in 2014, will still represent her for music. {WWD}

Uber is delivering emergency bow ties in Cannes
In case you find yourself stranded at the Cannes Film Festival without proper formalwear, Uber and French accessories brand Cinabre will come to the rescue. From May 11-15, a bike messenger will deliver a bow tie to any attendees who don't meet the dress code in five minutes or less, for a reasonable fee of 85 euros.  {THR}

Kate Moss's favorite beauty tip sounds... very uncomfortable
In a #veryrare interview, the supermodel tells W's beauty director that she picked up her favorite beauty trick from "Mommie Dearest:" dunking her face in ice water in the morning. "I first thought, that's insane, then I was like 'Hmmmm.' Those old school tricks work! With slices of cucumber and you just put your face in it and you definitely wake up." {W}