Today in Fashion: Anne Slowey Gives Birth; Daphne Guinness is Sued

Elle‘s fashion news director Anne Slowey gave birth to a baby girl yesterday. Her name is Afton Florabelle Lawson Fairey. [The Daily]

Karim Samii, a hedge fund executive who lives below Daphne Guinness in the Stanhope Hotel on Fifth Avenue, is suing the socialite for taking too many baths and flooding their apartment with dirty bath water. [NY Post]

Stefano Gabbana has insulted Stella McCartney on his Twitter, writing, “What’s she known for?? What’s her specialty??” And then: “Yeah, she’s upcoming after 15 years doing nothing!! Hahahaha.” [The Daily]

Republican  candidates Nikki Haley of South Carolina, Christine O’Donnell of Delaware, and Representative Michele Bachmann of Minnesota seem to be following Sarah Palin‘s style cues: “Her bright, curve-enhancing garments and loose, shoulder-grazing hair – even her rimless glasses – have been taken up by a handful of candidates on the climb.” [NY Times]