This was the year of the celebrity beauty merry-go-round: some jumped on, some jumped off.
The scent licenses of Justin Bieber and Nicki Minaj moved from Give Back Brands to Elizabeth Arden Inc., while Coty acquired Katy Perry’s fragrance licensee, Gigantic Brands. Avril Lavigne, whose fragrances are done with Procter & Gamble, signed on to create Salon Effects Real Nail Polish Strips for Sally Hansen in April.
A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"