CHARLES JAMES

Inside the Charles James Exhibit at the Anna Wintour Costume Center

Inside the Charles James Exhibit at the Anna Wintour Costume Center

  by Bianca Posterli

Fashion insiders enjoyed a sneak peek at the Charles James exhibit at the Anna Wintour Costume Center on Monday morning, in preparation for the annual Met Gala. Between an innovative use of technology and an array of breathtaking dresses, [...]

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Frank Ocean Is Bringing His Musical Magic to Monday's Met Gala

Frank Ocean Is Bringing His Musical Magic to Monday's Met Gala

  by Channing Hargrove

More news is starting to trickle in regarding Monday’s Met Gala! In addition to who’s wearing what and walking with whom, we know that Frank Ocean is slated to perform! Upon first thought, Ocean seems like an interesting choice for [...]

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Style Scoop: Robin Givhan Returns to the Washington Post, Means Girls is Still So Fetch, Lupita Nyong'o Presents

Style Scoop: Robin Givhan Returns to the Washington Post, Means Girls is Still So Fetch, Lupita Nyong'o Presents

  by Channing Hargrove

Robin Givhan is returning to The Washington Post full-time! The 2006 Pulitzer Prize will resume her post as fashion critic and writer in early June. She left the paper back in 2010 to join Newsweek and The Daily Beast. In 2012, she became [...]

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Michelle Obama Will Officially Open the Anna Wintour Costume Center

Michelle Obama Will Officially Open the Anna Wintour Costume Center

  by Channing Hargrove

File this under reason 764 that our First Lady is amazing. Michelle Obama will cut the ribbon signaling the official opening of the Costume Institute’s new Anna Wintour Costume Center. In addition to her ribbon-cutting duties, Malia [...]

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Iris Apfel Thinks Ralph Rucci is the Modern-Day Charles James

Iris Apfel Thinks Ralph Rucci is the Modern-Day Charles James

  by Angel Lenise

Iris Apfel has only been to one show this fashion week, and for good reason. “I went to Ralph Rucci’s last night. It was beautiful,” she said during an early press presentation for the Anna Wintour Costume Institute’s inaugural [...]

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