More from the Met gala red carpet and Charles James

You must click the link and read this fabulous article and view the slide show.  Let’s start with a quote about Charles James from the New York Times article, Architectural Underpinnings of Cinderella: Technology Brings the Designs of Charles James to Life“Dior credited James with inspiring the New Look of 1947.  James was also known for designing the first fashionable down-filled jackets; mixing unrelated fabrics such as taffeta, velvet, satin and tulle; and playing with textures like matte and shiny, flat and ribbed. “

Our favorite looks from the evening include men in white tie.

Ten – Maggie Q in Zac Posen

Nine – Felicity Jones

Eight – Diane Kruger in Hugo Boss

Seven – Suki Waterhouse in Burberry

Six – Hailee Steinfeld in Prabal Gurung

Five – Janelle Monae in Tadashi Shoji

Four – Karlie Kloss

Three – Taylor Swift in Oscar de la Renta

Two – Johnny Depp in Ralph Lauren and Amber Heard in Giambattista Valli Haute Couture

One – Karolína Kurková in Marchesa

 

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