Todays Gossip Girl opens with an homage to Breakfast at Tiffanys. As in the movie, the song “Moon River” plays as Blair (Leighton Meester), dressed up like Audrey Hepburn with a fantastic updo, gets out of a cab and stares into a store window. Only, instead of gazing at jewelry through the plate glass, she sees Serena (Blake Lively), being waited on by Isabel (Nicole Fiscella) and Katy (Nan Zhang). Wait a minute, those girls are Blairs multicultural posse, not Serenas! Blair wakes up and is relieved to find that it was just a dream—Serena isnt taking over Blairs life. Blair gets up and walks downstairs to find Serena having brunch with her mother Eleanor (Margaret Colin). Maybe there was something to the dream after. Blair didnt even know that her mother was back in town, and here is her supposed best friend acting all chummy with her! Eleanor says that she has found a store that wants to run her fashion designs, and tells Blair to eat low-fat yogurt instead of a pastry, all in the same breath.
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