“Hey, Siri, can you dry-clean rubber Balenciaga spikes?”
After the planet’s most unlikely influencer wore a pair of recycled wool mittens made by one of his Vermont constituents to Joe Biden’s inauguration, demand for quirky knitwear skyrocketed. But don’t sleep on the rest of the Green Mountain State’s contributions to fashion. “We have some good coats as well,” the senator told CNN.
A$AP Rocky and Rihanna
America’s hottest couple were the last guests to arrive on the Met Gala red carpet, and undeniably the coziest: Rocky was draped in a repurposed quilt (originally made by a SoCal grandmother) and a custom silk taffeta tux, both by ERL, and Rihanna was cocooned in Balenciaga couture.
There is a world in which wearing a baby-pink tuxedo qualifies exclusively as a stunt. This…is not that world.
The dream of ‘90s Gap is still alive, and it is strong with the Haims (who are in fact wearing the quiet luxury brand of the moment: The Row).
A flex: wearing hard-to-get Chrome Hearts at all. A Post Malone-grade flex? Getting Chrome Hearts to custom-make you a leather trench coat to wear while performing at the Grammys.
This outfit brought to you by marshmallows.
The Thom Browne Guide to Red Carpet Dressing, Rule No. 276: the more pleats, the better.
What’s that famous Coco Chanel saying? Before you leave the house, add one thing you could have plausibly stolen from a Muppet?
Did Justin Bieber just revolutionize business casual? Or is he just giving us one more reason why Balenciaga’s Demna Gvasalia is our designer of the year.
The super-producer wears Gucci like a pro, which is to say: he wears it with exactly the same spirit and attitude as he does the gnarliest vintage tees in his closet.
A very modern kind of team uniform by the great Virgil Abloh for Louis Vuitton.
A white tee with jeans is foolproof. A white tee with jeans and, uh, a pearl necklace-turned-wallet chain? Slightly higher degree of difficulty.
These matching Gucci suits Instant go into the Red Carpet Hall of Fame, Couples Dressing Division.