The Met Costume Institute’s Ball last week was clearly just a harbinger to come — the tone deaf outfits and embarrassing displays of total non-punkness were simply pre-cursors to fairly scathing critiques of the exhibit itself. But even — and especially — those outside of the establishment are expressing their disdain for the collection. Gerry [...]
The Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art has forgotten that clothes and fashion are not art. When you go to see the PUNK: Chaos to Couture exhibit, which opened on May 9 and runs until August 14, you may think you stumbled instead into a luxury couturier's boutique. Show More Summary
Missed! Another mom-to-be was at the Met Ball in New York City earlier this month on May 6. Actress Jaime King wore a custom Topshop tuxedo to the Costume Institute charity Gala for the 'PUNK Chaos to Couture" exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Hart of Dixie looked stunning channeling the punk theme and a tiny bump could be seen through King's tuxedo jacket. Last
Braids for women are undergoing a revolution as seen recently at the Costume Institute Gala at the Met Museum. It's not just about two plaits any more. A phase or a phenomenon? I remember when braids meant two plaits that ended in the back of the head, and rejoicing when I learned how to French braid (about as skilled as I got). read more
Gwyneth Paltrow is so over the Met Gala. "I'm never going again. It was so un-fun," she told USA Today of the annual Costume Institute Ball. Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Gwyneth Paltrow
GOOP newsletter author and actress we genuinely used to like, Gwyneth Paltrow, has deemed the Met's annual Costume Institute Gala "so un-fun"! This criticism is about as punk as the pink dress she wore to the punk-themed ball that was held at the museum earlier this week. [ more › ]
Kim Kardashian took part in her first Met Costume Institute Gala this week, but her floral-print gown did not receive great reviews. In fact, even actor/comedian Robin Williams panned the frock, tweeting the above photo along with the caption, "I think I wore it better!"
Get a sneak peak of the Costume Institute's new exhibit "Punk: Chaos to Couture" at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Click through our slideshow for a taste of the groundbreaking fashions from Vivienne Westwood, John Galliano, and mo...
If there is but one cornerstone of “Punk” as fashion, it is what Dame Vivienne Westwood dubbed “confrontation dressing.” Swastikas, tampons, spray-painted swears, safety pins — these were the tools with which this particular postmodern machine of resistance, youth, and style were forged. Show More Summary
Gwyneth Paltrow reportedly has no intention of returning for the Costume Institute's annual Met Gala next year.
Dark eyeliner and deep necklines were the trademark looks on the red carpet this weekend at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala in New York City. Actors, musicians, socialites, and models turned out dressed to the...Show More Summary
Kim Kardashian went to the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Gala on Monday night sporting some sort of floral dress over her pregnant frame. The ever-derisive peanut gallery of Twitter and Tumblr was quick to cut Kardashian...Show More Summary
Reporter Stacy Lambe captured this terrific moment from the red carpet at the Metropolitan Museum’s Costume Institute Gala, in which Academy Award-winner Jennifer Lawrence jumps into the frame of cameras taking pictures of Sarah Jessica Parker, who, in keeping with the event’s punk theme, wore a daring, mohawked Philip Treacy headpiece to the Ball. Marion [...]
If there’s one thing we can say for certain about Monday night’s “punk”-themed Met Gala, it’s that there was certainly a lot to look at. Like, a lot. We hardly even know where to begin. There was the good, which was at its best over-the-top and in keeping (or attempted) with the misappropriated theme, and [...]
Excited to show off a very dramatic outfit, Doutzen Kroes attended the 2013 Costume Institute Gala for the "PUNK: Chaos to Couture" exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May 6). The Victoria's Secret Angel positively...Show More Summary
Never one to miss a fabulous party, Cara Delevingne arrived at the 2013 Costume Institute Gala for the "PUNK: Chaos to Couture" exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May 6). The 20-year-old model opted for a long-sleeved black Burberry gown with a neck cut down to her belly and gold studs on the top. Show More Summary
Joining a who's who of Tinseltown, Kerry Washington arrived at the 2013 Costume Institute Gala for the "PUNK: Chaos to Couture" exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday (May 6). The "Django Unchained" star showed off her...Show More Summary
Kim Kardashian wasn't the only pregnant belle at the the Met Ball last night. Ivanka Trump looked ravishing in Juan Carlos Obando gown. Trump attended the Costume Institute Gala with her hubby Jared Kushner. The two are expecting their second child and are already parents to almost 2-year old Arabella Rose. Gorg! One of my faves!Love the hair too!
It’s the most fashionable party of the year in the Big Apple, and Kim Kardashian and Kanye West had a blast at the 2013 Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art last night (May 6). The “Disaster Movie” dame tweeted aShow More Summary
Joining her fellow celebrities for a night of fine fashions, Jessica Pare attended the 2013 Costume Institute Gala in New York City on Monday (May 7). The "Mad Men" actress looked gorgeous in a blue shoulder baring Jason Wu ensembleShow More Summary