Style Scoop: Start 2014 with Joan Smalls, H&M Gets Sporty, A Bankable Birthday


After covering its last three issues with Glee's Lea Michele, a quartet of Hollywood's leading ladies, and Mother MonsterELLE is dubbing 2014 the year of the supermodel. The glossy's stateside edition recruited Givenchy-clad Joan Smalls for its January 2014 feature where she speaks on the state of diversity in fashion. [Fashionista]

If you thought H&M was slowing down its momentum after opening its massive Times Square flagship and launching a covetable collaboration with Isabel Marant, think again. The brand revealed that it will introduce an expanded H&M Sport concept on January 2, with design input from the Swedish Olympians it will outfit for the Winter Olympics. [WWD]

In her 25 years as a fashion figure, Tyra Bankshas covered major magazines, slinked down catwalks, and crossed over with a namesake talk show and reigning model competition America's Next Top Model. Here's a smize and Tyty-approved booty tooch in honor of her 40th birthday! [The Coveteur]

She may not have taken home Model of the Year or Style Icon at this year's British Fashion Awards, but that hasn't curbed Cara Delevingne's appeal. The Agent Provocateur angel will cover British Vogue's January 2014 issue, where editor Violet Henderson explores her—and her eyebrows’—rise to fame. [Vogue UK]

Tis the season for stocking up on great finds at your neighborhood sample sale! Up next on our packed bargain binge is alice + olivia by Stacey Bendet, which hits the NYC's Fifth Avenue in a mere six days. [Glam Inbox]