Predictably, there wasn’t much to like on the red carpet and there was even less to remember. Luckily, the fashion disasters came fast and furious: Halle Berry showed her midriff, Alyssa Milano went to prom, and Jennifer Lopez really wanted you to think about her naked. More
Topic: Zac Posen
The 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards are nigh. Yes, Hollywood’s second biggest dog and pony show is coming to your living room at 8:00 PM eastern standard time and, starting now, The Gloss will be your one stop shop for the much-scrutinized Golden Globe Awards red carpet. We’ll be updating this post with all the pretty, pretty dresses (and hopefully lots of ugly ones to keep it interesting) over the next couple hours. More
Would it really be that much of an insult for a guest to wear jeans with a nice blazer? More
We’re getting more of a Lara Stone vibe than usual. More
The PR campaign for the upcoming Muppets movie is surprisingly fashion-centric. Or, it was surprising until we learned that Miss Piggy plays a Vogue editor. And Zac Posen did her wardrobe. …Then it all made sense.
I’m not sure that you or anyone you know will be persuaded by these runway-dominating looks, but the fact of the matter is this: fashion week was all about peplums, cutouts and–the cutout’s occasionally awkward sibling–cold shoulders. Let’s look at the evidence. More
Zac Posen’s Spring 2012 show was all about fancy dressing: Coco Rocha opened and closed with nothing but bombshell looks in between. The silhouttes were retro and smart, precisely cut sheaths you’ll no doubt see on Victoria Beckham soon followed by an array of showstopping red carpet gowns. But, this one… More
Or someone, anyway? More
The Council of Fashion Designers of America celebrated excellence in fashion design last night and all the usual industry fixtures showed up. Now it’s time to see what the model attendees wore: from catwalk superstars like Karlie Kloss and Sessilee Lopez to Victoria’s Secret Angels like Doutzen Kroes and Alessandra Ambrosio. More
Oh, don’t look surprised. More
What? They eat. Sometimes. Really.
Remember how director Nemo Librizzi loved it-girl/Zac Posen muse/horrible human being Paz de la Huerta’s voice so much that he said “whenever I’m hungry I just ask her to say ‘strawberry shortcake?” And how after hearing that you thought ‘jeez, if someone was always asking me to say food words, I’d probably just get them a sandwich?” Well that and “where does Paz de la Huerta’s magnificently captivating voice come from? Is she from… a planet where they speak like that?” Elle magazine has the answer! More
So we already shared our picks for best dressed and worst dressed at the Golden Globes, but the fact of the matter is red carpet fashion is about as exciting as white bread with the crust cut off. With a few reliable exceptions, red carpet gowns are the fashion equivalent of a life preserver: there to make sure you stay afloat and about as thoughtfully designed. More