This Year’s Met Gala was ‘Too Much and Just Right’

Contrary to what some first impressions may have been when this year’s Met Gala theme was announced, the Costume Institute’s annual showcase had nothing to do with cabins or campfires. This version of ‘Camp’ can be defined in the words of author Christopher Isherwood, ‘You’re not making fun of it; you’re making fun out of it’, or according to The New York Post, “ironic yet sincere; glamorous yet tacky; Continue reading...

The Countdown To The First Monday In May

With ‘Fashion’s Biggest Night Out’ soon approaching, and the release of 2019’s guest list, we’ve taken it upon ourselves to celebrate some of our favorite Met Gala looks from Hollywood’s power couples.

This year, the Met Gala is embracing the eccentric theme, ‘Camp’, based on Susan Sontag’s 1964 essay — which launched the term — referring to the combination hyperbolic fashion, the love of exaggeration and pop culture — into Continue reading...

Remembering Luke Perry: Our Favorite 90s Heartthrob and Style Icon

 

The sudden and tragic death of Luke Perry has rocked the internet, and particularly those to whom he will always be Dylan McKay.
We decided to hop into a time capsule and create a retrospective of Perry’s 90210 days to honor our favorite 90s cool kid. What we found was that he was truly an icon of American style, like a new-era James Dean – unforgettable to all the
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Metropolitan Glamour: Steal The Look

 

Metropolitan Glamour: Steal The Look

Preparing months in advance, style stakes are high at the annual Met Gala event held in New York City, where Hollywood’s top stars and big name artists showcase their most creative looks in alignment with the year’s theme. Following the Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” theme this year, a few celebrities took more of a basic route.
Steal the show in
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The Met Gala 2018: Best Dressed Stars

 

 

The Met Gala: Best Dressed List 2018

The Oscars of the fashion world, The Met Gala, is the biggest fundraiser event to hit our calendars and is now upon us. With this year’s Costume Institute exhibit theme “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” top A-list celebrities arrived in elegant gowns, coordinated suits, and eye-popping diamonds. Addressing the influence of religious and liturgical clothing on fashion, 
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