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August 27, 2013 at 10:10 PM EDT

Is One Direction planning to serenade lingerie-clad  Victoria’s Secret models? Is Miley Cyrus covering up after her stripped-down appearance at the VMAs? Why did Inaugural Poet Maya Angelou model for a fashion ad?

Read today’s style and design headlines for all the answers. 

Reps for Victoria’s Secret are denying rumors that One Direction will perform at the lingerie brand’s annual fashion show. [StyleWatch]

Think the backlash over her nearly nude VMA Awards appearance has Miley Cyrus dressing more modestly? Think again. [Complex]

Italian fashion label Miu Miu will screen two new short films from its “Women’s Tales” series at this year’s Venice Film Festival. [Telegraph UK]

Two new paintings by former president — and amateur artist — George W. Bush suggest he may be entering a “Cat Period.” [Gawker]

What do you get when you cross Mad Men with 30 Rock? The Mad Rock Tumblr meme. [Mashable]

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Maya Angelou and astronaut Jim Lovell are among the luminaries featured in Cole Haan’s “Born in 1928” ad campaign. [Pursuitist]

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