2019 Met Gala: Who’s Taking Who

Hey everyone! Happy Met Ball Monday! This is my annual list of who’s going to tonight’s Met Gala and who is dressing them! I will be updating this list all day so keep checking back! As the list updates throughout the day you may see names move from the bottom section, which is confirmed guests, […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 18

I cannot believe we are here. Two weeks from this years Met Gala and my final set of wishes for this years red carpet. At the end of this list I will have picked 106 wishes for stars to rock on this years Met Gala red carpet and hopefully left all of my readers a […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 17

In the openings to most of my Met Gala wishes so far I have tried to go through Susan Sontag’s “Notes on ‘Camp’” and help define for you what exactly ‘Camp’ is. Basically it is ” the sensibility of failed seriousness, of the theatricalization of experience. Camp refuses both the harmonies of traditional seriousness, and […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 16

We have made it to my final day of 2019 Met Gala wishes everyone! I have 18 more individual wishes left, spread out over 3 different posts. As I reflect on the last several set of wishes for this years Met Gala one thing reigns supreme to me: we have to be very open minded […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 15

The first Monday in May is almost here. I am super excited to see what everyone is planning to bring to this years Met Gala red carpet. I have been doing a lot of research on ‘Camp’ because of this years theme. In “Notes on ‘Camp’” sociologist Susan Sontag says “Considered a little less strictly, […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 14

As we near the end of my 2019 Met Gala wishes I still have so many ideas to put out into the universe that I just had to surprise you guys and double up on wishes. Camp is art that proposes itself seriously, but cannot be taken altogether seriously because it is “too much.” That […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 13

As I write each new wish list I read just a little more of Susan Sontag’s 1964 essay “Notes on ‘Camp’.” The essay was what the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute curator in charge Andrew Bolton used as the jumping point for the theme of this years exhibit and subsequently the theme for this […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 12

“To camp is a mode of seduction — one which employs flamboyant mannerisms susceptible of a double interpretation; gestures full of duplicity.” Susan Sontag, “Notes on ‘Camp’.” In today’s society instead of using ‘Camp’ as a verb we call it peacocking. It is that art of being extra, for lack of a better and more […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 11

I am just going to keep plugging along for the next several days as I lead up to the final set of wishes for this years Met Gala. In her 1964 essay titles “Notes on ‘Camp’” Susan Sontag goes on a journey to flush out what ‘Camp’ actually is. One thing she said that I […]

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2019 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 10

I spoiled you guys over the weekend with four sets of wishes of Met Gala wishes. Sorry to disappoint you but this is the only one for today. But that doesn’t mean that I am holding back on the drama and glamour. I may only have 6 wishes today, but they are all dramatic and […]

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