'Masters of Sex'

Michael Sheen wears a bow tie as Dr. William Masters in the first season of "Masters of Sex." (Erwin Olaf / Showtime)

The ubiquitous bow ties Michael Sheen wears on "Masters of Sex" are all handmade by costume designer Ane Crabtree, she tells Julie Ma in an interview on the Cut blog. Why? Because Dr. William Masters' mother handmade all his bow ties, and Sheen insisted, politely, on authenticity. [The Cut]

Amy Adams has succeeded Jennifer Garner as the face of Max Mara. [WWD]

And teen actress Bella Thorne has shot her first television commercial for Candies in her second year as the brand's ambassador. [WWD]

Seventeen Magazine has launched a clothing collection at Sears -- its first --  just in time for back-to-school shopping.  The 83-piece collection includes printed leggings, denim vests, military jackets, floral dresses, cardigans, blouses, accessories, handbags, jewelry and shoes, the company said in a news release. Prices are less than $50.

Patrick Schwarzenneger, son of actor and former California governor Arnold Schwarzenneger and Maria Shriver, landed a spot in Tom Ford's fall advertising campaign. [Vanity Fair] 

Kristen Wiig is on the August cover of Elle -- which did the photo shoot at Grey Gardens, the East Hampton, N.Y. mansion previously inhabited by Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis' reclusive Bouvier relatives Edith and Edie Beale.  [Elle]