'Anchorman 2' teams up with Jockey

Among the "Anchorman 2" merchandise tie-ins? Retro-looking Jockey underwear -- available in "Sex Panther Red" and "Beard of Zeus Blue." (Jockey)

Retro Skivvies for "Anchorman 2": Jockey International Inc. released a line of retro underwear inspired by Paramount Pictures' upcoming comedy "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," our Business section colleague Daniel Miller writes in Thursday's paper. According to Miller, the underpants, which will retail for $18, will be available in "Sex Panther Red" and "Beard of Zeus Blue" and sold both online and in stores. The movie hits theaters Dec. 20. [L.A. Times]

Esquivel Expands: Buena Park maker of high-end shoes, George Esquivel, continues to expand his stylish footprint. Following on the heels of a collaboration that hit Tommy Hilfiger boutiques last month, comes word that Barneys New York will be stocking his kicks as of the Holiday/Resort 2014 collection. [George Esquivel]

Grooming Mr. Porter: Luxury men's e-tailer Mr. Porter, already a go-to destination for the cream of the clothing crop, is getting into another kind of cream -- pomades, balms and Dopp kits too -- with the recent announcement that it would be stocking men's grooming products and tools. A few of the brands currently on offer include Malin + Goetz shampoos, Aesop facial hydrating creams, Le Labo lotions, Perricone MD moisturizers and a range of offerings from local label Baxter of California. [Mr. Porter]

Launching Pret-a-Reporter: The Hollywood Reporter, which has been noticeably ramping up its fashion quotient for awhile, took things a step further with Wednesday's launch of a dedicated style and beauty website called Pret-a-Reporter. Longtime readers of the Image section might recognize the name at the top of the team -- former "Imageer" Erin Weinger. [Pret-a-Reporter] 

ALSO: 

Wes Anderson makes short film for Prada

Stars shine at GQ's West Coast Men of the Year Party

London designers look to L.A. and red carpet for fame and fortune

adam.tschorn@latimes.com