Wal-Mart has Miley ... Target, we've got a few star style suggestions for you


Miley Cyrus's clothing line for Wal-Mart marks what's probably the biggest fashion coup for the mega-chain since the Olsen twins hawked gemstone earrings and sparkly lip glosses there. Because at Wal-Mart, fashion isn't actually about fashion -- it's about fame.

It's always aimed for A-listers who inspire rabid, lemming-like loyalty, instead of seeking out legit designers as Target does (the one exception being its current activewear line from Norma Kamali). So Target has come to be regarded as the more fashion-savvy store.

But here's where Wal-Mart one-ups Target: While Target may have the market cornered on supermarket couture, it doesn't bother producing celebrity or designer lines for that indefatigable shopping class: teenyboppers.

The Miley news left me thinking: why doesn't Target try to compete with Wal-Mart here? There are so many options for great collaborations. Let's look at a couple.