2012 Olympics, Lolo Jones, One Direction, Miu Miu, Naomi Campbell, Butter London
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Mark your calendars: the 2012 Summer Olympics kicks off Friday, July 27th! While we wait, we're rounding up fun facts about the London games, from the athletes to watch, to where to score limited-edition products from sports-loving designers. Click through the gallery to get the inside scoop on the closing ceremony's supermodel moment, pop star performances, and more.