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August 15, 2012 BY CAPSULESNEWS

David Beckham's underwear campaign for H&M is being immortalized in statues, which will pop up around New York, Los Angeles, and San Francisco starting tomorrow. Customers can Instagram the statues to win shopping sprees, and, the ultimate prize, 10 mini David Beckham statues. [WWD]

Kate Upton and Hedi Slimane have something in common now, they are both listed on Vogue's "Top Creatives Under 45". So glad that someone finally recognized how creatively Kate Upton wears her bikinis. [Vogue]

SHOHEI, an artist/illustrator based in Tokyo, recently worked his magic with a ballpoint pen for the Carhartt WIP F/W 12 ad campaign. Check out the video of the illustration coming to life. [Hypebeast]

Just how much did it cost Nike to brand that swoosh as its company's logo? $35. The London Olympics logo? $625,000. Check out more prices behind some of the most iconic images in advertising culture today. [Highsnobiety]

Azealia Banks gets in the water for her video for "Van Vogue", shot by fashion photographer Rankin. [HUH.]

2 Chainz as a style icon? He seems to think so, as he said when AskMen interviewed him about his love for luxury goods. [Complex]

Mr. Porter had Diplo put together an essential DJ playlist leading up to his set at the Privilege club in Ibiza, find out what he dubs world music flavor of the week. [Mr. Porter]