5 Things To Know This AM — Feb 29 2012

Lady Gaga’s Coke can hair-curlers are so tired, don't you agree? Sassy performance artiste Igor Dewe is giving the ol’ Bad Romantic a run for her money with his 16" soup-can platform heels. We’re partial to his sandcastle sandals, but be warned: The look is rather NSFW. (Vice)
Add another entry to the extensive list of the perils of high heels — a model was escorted off the runway after taking one too many falls due to her shoes, an Anthony Vaccarello/Giuseppe Zanotti collab. (Fashionista)
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Can’t get enough of that fab faux redhead Coco Rocha? Fear not, she’ll be the host of Canada’s Best Beauty Talent starting in April, a new online reality show with competitors wielding makeup brushes and flatirons, instead of sewing machines and measuring tapes. (Huffington Post Canada)
So, like, society might make fun of the way we talk? But, like, women are ahead of the vocal trend curve, and it's totally revolutionaaary. (NYT)
Ferragamo is sponsoring a new da Vinci exhibit at the Louvre next month. In a more-than-fair trade, he gets to hold his resortwear show in the museum; A first for the storied institution. Don't you just love a good deal? (NYMag)
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Photo: Via Vice
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