If there's one fashion lesson to be learned in 2012, it would be this: Keep your lawyer on speed-dial.
The year had a heaping helping of name-calling and nasty lawsuits that often veered from the professional into the personal sphere — and one memorable physical assault. Together, these incidents gave credence to the cliche that fashion is one bitchy business.
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"It's really hard sometimes. I think I have a reputation for being really tough and aggressive and pushy but I really am a very shy person who wants to be liked, and that's the conflict constantly. There's something that takes hold - I want people to like me, I don't want to be mean - but if I see something that just cries out to be answered, I go for it," says renowned NBC News correspondent Andrea Mitchell. (📷: @axeldupeux)