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Victoria's Secret's 'Perfect Body' Campaign Backfires, Rent the Runway Raises More Money

And H&M taps Lady Gaga again, this time with Tony Bennett.

Victoria's Secret's "Perfect Body" campaign has sparked outrage on Twitter for sending the wrong message to young girls about realistic body expectations. The ad features Behati, Lily and Jasmine in lingerie with "The Perfect Body" written across the photo. Three female UK students have started a petition against the campaign and it has nearly 2,000 signatures already. {Daily Mail}

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett are singing a duet of "It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing) in H&M's holiday commercial, set to debut on the retailer's website November 25th. It looks like Gaga's hair might take up most of the frame in the video. {WWD}

Free People released its November 2014 catalogue, which features lots of chunky creme colored knits, and some supermodels. {Fashion Gone Rogue}

Sources say Rent the Runway is nearing the end of a series D funding round that could see the fashion startup raising as much as $50 million. The company reportedly says it will generate $48 million in revenue this year, though it remains unprofitable. {Fortune}

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