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Late-Sunday-night breaking news: WWD reports that Lady Gaga has just inked a deal with Coty to create a line of fragrances. "Stephan Mormoris, senior vice president of global marketing in the Coty Beauty division, told WWD exclusively that the agreement was hammered out last week and the first Lady Gaga women’s scent is expected to be launched in spring 2012." Brace yourselves, Little Monsters! Time to smell like Gaga. [WWD]