A Look Inside “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion”

The exhibition showcases designs by 20th century legends and contemporary icons in a scattered array. The exhibition In America: A Lexicon of Fashion, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute, opens with a quote from Jesse Jackson’s speech at the 1984 Democratic National Convention: “America is not like a blanket—one piece of unbroken cloth, […]

Every Met Gala Look Secretly Inspired By American Icons

If we learned one thing from last night, it’s that when celebs hear American fashion, their minds immediately go to old Hollywood. As a result, the 2021 Met Gala red carpet was covered in modern takes on Marilyn Monroe, Josephine Baker, and Bing Crosby, as well as more recent American figures like Jerry Hall and […]

Met Gala 2021: A look at the stars' red carpet outfits

next Image 1 of 17 Keke Palmer rocks a shimmering form-hugging black gown.  (Photo by Kevin Mazur) prev next Image 2 of 17 Timothée Chalamet arrives on guard to the 2021 Met Gala.  (Photo by Arturo Holmes) prev next Image 3 of 17 Democratic New York City Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney makes a statement for […]

Every Must-See Look From the 2021 Met Gala Red Carpet

After a two-and-a-half-year hiatus, fashion’s biggest night is finally back. Tonight, dozens of famous faces have gathered at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City to celebrate the museum’s newest Costume Institute exhibition dedicated to American Fashion. This year, the theme is "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion," which means a plethora of […]

Tori Spellings New Look Sparks Fan Frenzy

Tori Spelling’s transformation from a teen entertainment titan of the ’90s into a reality TV star was quite a journey. Along the way, the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star fused the sitcom and reality show formats for her 2006 scripted VH1 series “So Notorious,” which saw her playing an alternate version of herself. It aired in […]

NOT REAL NEWS: A look at what didn't happen this week

A roundup of some of the most popular but completely untrue stories and visuals of the week. None of these are legit, even though they were shared widely on social media. The Associated Press checked them out. Here are the facts: ___ Helicopter videos show Taliban attempt to hang flag, not execution CLAIM: Video of […]