Here's what's happening around the web this morning:

Rebecca Minkoff Launching Footwear
Heel yeah! Handbag designer Rebecca Minkoff is set to launch a 25-style shoe collection in the spring.

Lady Gaga Poses as a Man on Vogue Hommes Japan Cover
Dude looks like a Lady Gaga! The singer's male alter ego, "Jo Calderone," strikes a pose for the cover of Vogue Hommes Japan.

Jessica Simpson to Use "Real Women" Models at New York Fashion Week
See ya later, skinnies! Jessica Simpson plans to use "normal"-sized models to wear her clothing line during New York Fashion Week.
[Hollywood Life]

Katy Perry Rocks Colored Highlights
Rainbow-hued hair extensions, a lion cub windbreaker, and a leather mini? Easy, Katy Perry, easy.
[Daily Mail]

Ancient Romans Wore Socks with Sandals
Did somebody say Fashion Faux Pas Maximus? Scientists have found evidence that Romans wore socks with sandals. There goes our gladiator fantasy.

Thief Makes Off with Human Hair
And the creepiest robbery award goes to the dude who stole £6,000 (about $9,300) worth of hair from a British beauty shop that makes hair extensions. Gag.
[Crosby Herald]

Nike Files Patent for Auto-Lacing Sneakers
Nike is working on a patent to design sneakers that automatically lace up with the push of a button. Good work, geeks.