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THE 2020 MET GALA THEME IS ‘ABOUT TIME’

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The fashion industry’s most talked-about night— the Met Gala— has announced its theme for 2020. The first Monday in May is traditionally one of New York’s glitziest nights at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Costume Institute exhibit and the theme in 2020 will be “About Time: Fashion and Duration.” The theme will trace fashion […]

THE MEANING BEHIND DVF’S MET GALA 2019 GOWN

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Fashion designer Diane von Furstenberg wore an ensemble to the Met Gala in New York City on the first Monday in May, that payed tribute to her late mother on the anniversary of the day that she was sent to the Auschwitz concentration camp. The fashion icon, 72, arrived at the event dressed as the Statue of Liberty while holding high […]

MET GALA 2019: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW

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On May 6, New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art will open its doors for the Met Gala, the annual invitation-only fundraiser to benefit the museum’s Costume Institute, and a launch party for its spring exhibition. While it’s easy enough to enjoy a parade of designer dresses from the red carpet, a little context goes a […]

Comme des Garçons fashion exhibition opens at The Met in New York

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The sculptural clothes of enigmatic Japanese designer Rei Kawakubo are the subject of this year’s spring exhibition organised by the Costume Institute at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between is the museum’s first monographic exhibition on a living designer since Yves Saint Laurent in 1983. Opening to the public […]