Topic: 2013 Met Gala

Red Carpet Rundown: The 2013 Met Gala Worst Dressed List

Red Carpet Rundown: The 2013 Met Gala Worst Dressed List

The 2013 Met Gala took place last night and it was all our worst fears realized interesting! While the theme–PUNK: Chaos to Couture–was largely ignored, it was still observed enough (and hilariously misunderstood) to slip up many attendees.

And slip up they did! We don’t know which was worse–those who showed up completely indifferent to the theme, or those who embarrassed themselves trying. Here’s a mix of both, in our picks for the 2013 Met Gala Worst Dressed. More »

Red Carpet Rundown: The 2013 Met Gala Best Dressed List

Red Carpet Rundown: The 2013 Met Gala Best Dressed List

The 2013 Met Gala took place last night and it was all our worst fears realized interesting! While the theme–PUNK: Chaos to Couture–was largely ignored, it was still observed enough (and hilariously misunderstood) to slip up many attendees.

Since this isn’t a typical red carpet, our criteria for the Met Gala Best Dressed list is thus: in order to make the list, attendees had to (at least) allude to the theme while simultaneously looking like themselves. The best looks were a little off, or more than a little. More »

Red Carpet Rundown: The Complete 2013 Met Gala Red Carpet, Chaos To Couture

Red Carpet Rundown: The Complete 2013 Met Gala Red Carpet, Chaos To Couture

It’s time, everyone. The 2013 Met Gala–or, the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala, if you’re nastyis upon us. While we have really, really mixed feelings about this year’s themePunk: Chaos to Couture–and we know most of the attendees are nervous about committing (despite our helpful styling suggestions!) this is still the biggest red carpet event of the year. Expect one or two unforgettable looks, lots of playing it safe, some real style, some real glamour and, hopefully, a whole lot of beautiful disasters.

So, per usual, we’ll be updating live throughout the red carpet. Come back and refresh often–expect new looks here every few minutes!

Let’s do this. More »

10 Met Gala Style Tips From Actual Punk Rockers

10 Met Gala Style Tips From Actual Punk Rockers

Shhh! If you listen closely, you can hear the sound of fear stirring in the hearts of fancy people across New York as they prepare for this evening’s Met Gala, the biggest society event of the year. Since the 2013 theme is punk–and we already know how anxiety-making this is for them–we thought we’d offer some helpful Met Gala style suggestions from real punks, old and newer.

You guys like safety pins, right? More »