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Must Read: Gigi Hadid Goes Nude for Stuart Weitzman Campaign, Kering Announces Plans for Carbon Reduction

Plus, why Paris Hilton doesn’t want to be known as a "reality star."
Gigi Hadid for Stuart Weitzman spring 2017. Photo: Mario Testino

Gigi Hadid for Stuart Weitzman spring 2017. Photo: Mario Testino

These are the stories making headlines on Wednesday.

Well that's one way to keep the attention on shoes
For Stuart Weitzman's spring 2017 campaign, model Gigi Hadid is pictured wearing the brand's mid-calf Clinger bootie (in a new satin finish, currently available for pre-order via their website) and, well, not much else. Lensed by fashion photographer Mario Testino, the sensual black-and-white image celebrate American glamour and femininity — and some seriously killer shoes. {Fashionista inbox}

Kering announces plans for carbon reduction, better maternity leave
The Science Based Targets initiative, a nonprofit that helps companies determine how to cut environmentally hazardous emissions announced today that it has verified and approved Kering's plan to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent by 2025, making the fashion group the first luxury (and French) company to take a significant step towards achieving a low-carbon future. Additionally, Kering announced that all employees (with over a year's seniority), will be entitled to 14 weeks on full pay for maternity and adoption leave, and five days on full pay for paternity and partner leave. {Fashionista inbox}

"I want to be a role model for young women."
In a new profile piece, Paris Hilton, 35, is coming clean about setting an example for young girls and why she's ditching her party-girl image for one as a business-savvy entrepreneur. "I want to be known as a businesswoman," said the hotel heiress to "I don't want to be known as a reality TV star; I don't like the way that sounds." {Harper’s Bazaar}

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Frame launches exclusive collection of eleven archival styles
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