2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 15

Borrowing from philosopher Henri Bergson a concept called “la durée”, time that flows, accumulates, and is indivisible, The Metropolitan Museum of Art exhibit “About Time: Fashion and Duration” will explore the connection between fashion and time through the lens of the writings of the late Virginia Woolf, who will act as a “ghost narrator” of […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 14

“Fashion is indelibly connected to time,” Andrew Bolton, curator of the Costume Institute at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, said in a statement about the theme of the museums exhibition whose theme “About Time: Fashion and Duration” will serve as the inspiration behind the looks we will see on the Met Gala red carpet. “It […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 13

Andrew Bolton found inspiration for the 2020 Costume Institute exhibition theme “About Time: Fashion and Duration” in the 1992 Sally Potter film Orlando, which was based on the time-traveling Virginia Woolf novel of the same name. “There’s a wonderful scene,” he says, “in which Tilda Swinton enters the maze in an 18th century woman’s robe à la Francaise, […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 12

We are still waiting to hear of a date for when the 2020 Met Gala will be rescheduled for. With so many events being cancelled this could very well be one of the first major cultural events following the Coronavirus Crisis in New York City. The theme “About Time: Fashion and Duration” as explained by […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 11

According to the New York Times, the works of Virginia Woolf and early 20th century French philosopher Henri Bergson have heavily influenced the theme of this years Met Gala, which is “About Time: Fashion and Duration.) According to reports the curator-in-charge at the Costume Institute Andrew Bolton is planning on combining objective time (calendar years) with […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 9

I can’t believe that we are just 9 days into my wishes for what would have been the 2020 Met Gala. I have so many picks prepared for all of you that building these lists I get them all meshed into one. When asked by the New York Times fashion writer Vanessa Friedman Andrew Bolton, […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 8

I really need to stop myself from adding even more more parts to my 2020 Met Gala Wish Lists. Again last night I added another set of 5 wishes to my lineup. At this point I’ve picked looks for almost 185 stars and I just don’t think I can think of anyone else. So enjoy […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 7

So I’m not going to lie. Last night as I was writing this post I also took stock in all the wishes I had. I realized that there were some stars and some designers I really wanted to make sure were featured, so I added two more parts to the end of my 2020 Met […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 6

Fantasy and fashion go hand and hand. High fashion has a sense of escapism built into it and I am really excited to see what the Met Gala red carpet this year will bring. But since we are now going to have to wait several months for this years gala. I am still going through […]

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2020 Met Gala Red Carpet Wish List Part 5

A rumor came out yesterday that Vogue Magazine and the Metropolitan Museum of Art have come up with a plan to open the “About Time: Fashion and Duration” at the museum in mid-October, but the timing of the Met Gala is still “under discussions.” I was really hoping this was going to be the first […]

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