The 2019 Met Gala’s Campiest Fashions

The biggest annual red carpet extravaganza, The Met Gala, chose a theme this year that was apparently lost on some. Curators and co-chairs for this year’s annual fundraiser for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute decided to go with “Camp: Notes on Fashion,” a play on writer Susan Sontag’s seminal essay, “Notes on Camp.” From the looks of it, several opted to ignore the theme and just appeared in formal gowns- albeit beautiful formal gowns- and suits. But others really nailed it and we’ve got pics of the 2019 Met Gala’s Campiest Fashions to prove it. (more…)

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Vans Goes 80s Ugly With Bowie Collection

The 80s fashion trends continue with the soon to be released Vans Bowie collection. More Ziggy Stardust and Aladdin Sane than the Thin White Duke, the four pairs of collaborative kicks are colorful, quirky and well, downright ugly. But that is undoubtedly part of their appeal. (more…)

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The Mighty Elvis by Seymour Chwast

Legendary designer and illustrator Seymour Chwast has a new book coming out, The Mighty Elvis, commemorating one of the most important cultural figures of the second half of the 20th century, the one and only Elvis Presley. (more…)

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The Iris Apfel Styled Barbie Dolls Are Divine.

Iris Apfel Styled Barbie Dolls

Ordinarily you wouldn’t expect anyone to clamor after a doll dressed like a still-living 96 year-old, but the Barbie Styled by Iris Apfel Dolls are anything but ordinary. (more…)

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Best Dressed, Worst Dressed and other Oscar Eye Candy.

best dressed worst dressed and other oscar eye candy
This stunning photo of Selma Blair, diagnosed with MS last October, by Mark Seliger at the Vanity Fair after party, is our favorite of the night.

Last night was the 91st Academy Awards. Although almost now always referred to as The Oscars, the TV broadcast, which was host-less, held few surprises except for Olivia Colman taking home the Best Actress Oscar for her portrayal as Queen Anne in The Favourite (Glenn Close was expected to win). While you can find the list of winners here, we always like to point out the fashions. And last night plenty bright and colorful ensembles graced the Red Carpet.  So here’s a round up of our picks for most outrageous, best and worst dressed of the night. (more…)

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