The Met Gala theme this year was “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” and the celebrities did not hold back. This year we saw everything from deep and rich coloured gowns to feathers, elaborate head-pieces and even wings. Here are my top Red Carpet Ready inspirations from the 2018 Met Gala.
When I saw this dress, it literally made me gasp and it took my breath away. I absolutely love almost anything bodycon and there’s just something powerful and confident in a flare sleeve. Not only is it my featured dress of the day, but it’s the one and only dress in my boutique. You heard it right folks, this boutique has one dress! Click below to visit the boutique now and get a closer look at this super hot, flare sleeve mock neck sheath dress.
For the sophisticated woman seeking high-quality, contemporary fashion with exclusive and daring designs, your search ends here. Wallo is a new and colourful brand that launched last year at Ogilvy’s Cabinet Éphémère. Resolutely charming and intriguing, the faces and eyes depicted in the STAND UP Wallo collection mesmerize and radiate a sweet feeling of joyfulness and confidence. Headed by visual artist and designer, Marie-Andrée Wallot, Wallo is a design and manufacturing company with their clothing line predominantly made of chiffon silk and stretch silk that is 90% charmeuse silk and
This post originally appeared on Neri Magazine by Chantal Amsterdam Once upon a time when Michael Jackson was still alive, high bangs and bamboo earrings were “da lick” and people knew everyone’s phone number by heart, women of color (WOC) who wore nylon stockings had a choice of 3 colors; Spice, Nightshade or Taupe. For the rebels like me who weren’t fans of the ashy hues meant for our Caucasian sisters, there was also sheer black as a default, regardless of what you were wearing. Then you went to war
In 2015, I became intrigued by the Met Gala based on Rihanna‘s entrance in Chinese couture made by Guo Pei. Riri blew us away in an imperial yellow, fur-trimmed cape with embroidered flora and it was the talk of the town. Embed from Getty Images Fast forward to 2016 and I find myself in a documentary-watching phase on Netflix and I stumble upon The First Monday in May, which follows the creation of the 2015 Met Gala where the theme was “China: Through The Looking Glass”, an exploration of Chinese-inspired fashions.
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