Amy Winehouse isn't known for her reliability these days, but P.P.Q. is taking a chance and hoping to create a fashion line with the star.

Including statement jewellery, the pieces will all be approved by the star and she will assist in their creation.

It's hard to say how big a role Amy Winehouse will actually play on the P.P.Q. collection, but the company does tend to love unpredictable celebrities.

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