Great Outfits in Fashion History: Gwyneth Paltrow in a Tank Dress at the 1995 Met Gala

Gwyneth Paltrow at the Met Gala in 1995. 

There are perfectly good celebrity style moments, and then there are the looks that really stick with you, the ones you try desperately to recreate at home. In ‘Great Outfits in Fashion History,’ Fashionista editors are revisiting their all-time favorite lewks.

Gucci’s 100th anniversary in April let us revisit the Tom Ford-era red velvet suit that Gwyneth Paltrow wore to the 1996 MTV Video Music Awards. The look was the perfect summation of Paltrow’s style — a sort of uncomplicated glamour paired with an easy sexiness. It’s a signature vibe

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Flashback: Samsung’s long history of fashion phones includes Giorgio Armani and Hugo Boss

The LG KE850 Prada was the first phone with a capacitive touchscreen, beating Apple’s iPhone to the punch by a couple of months. But it’s not the only touch phone to partner up with a fashion brand – while LG was in cahoots with Prada, Samsung approached Giorgio Armani and Hugo Boss.

The Samsung P520 Armani was launched at Giorgio Armani’s show at Milan Fashion Week in 2007. It had a small 2.6” display (240x320px, 4:3). Well, it was fairly large for a featurephone back then, but it was small for an all-touch phone. And it was a resistive touchscreen

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This Week, the Best Dressed Stars Served Up Fashion History Lessons

The most impactful style moments always have a story. Last week, as stars finished awards season on a high note, they sought out pieces whose history was as fascinating as their design. The trend began at the Independent Spirit Awards, where elegance trumped indie cred. Host Melissa Villaseñor may have delighted the audience with her impressions of Gen-Z celebrities, but her double-breasted Dior suit would have made Old Hollywood legends Marlene Dietrich and Katherine Hepburn proud.

The event’s flights of fancy were similarly retro. Kate Mara’s diamond patterned Miu Miu mini-skirt and matching pearl-embellished jacket and Julia Garner’s marabou-covered Prada

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Great Outfits in Fashion History, Beauty All Stars Edition: Barbra Streisand

There are perfectly good celebrity style moments, and then there are the looks that really stick with you, the ones you try desperately to recreate at home. In ‘Great Outfits in Fashion History: All-Star Edition’ Fashionista editors are revisiting their all-time favorite lewks from the stylish stars who make regular appearances on best-dressed lists.

In 1996, ahead of the premiere for the film “The Mirror Has Two Faces,” The New York Times published an article titled “Barbra Streisand, Still Not Pretty Enough“. The story quotes Babs herself saying that her looks had always been

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Two Frat Brothers Met In Alabama, Made Fashion History With Luxury Hats

WEAR BRIMS co-founders Archie Clay III (left) and Tajh Crutch. (Joe Songer, For The Birmingham Times)
By Ameera Steward
For the Birmingham Times

Tajh Crutch and Archie Clay III may have met in Alabama, but their friendship has taken them places they could only dream about—and enabled them to make history along the way.

Crutch and Clay are nationally recognized for their successful company, WEAR BRIMS, the first Black-owned luxury hat brand sold by luxury retailer Nordstrom.

“[Nordstrom] reached out to us, … [and we] didn’t even know they were looking at us,” Crutch said. “I tell people all the

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Great Outfits in Fashion History: Natalie Wood in a Cutout Mini Dress In 1968

Natalie Wood on the beach in St. Tropez in 1968. 

There are perfectly good celebrity style moments, and then there are the looks that really stick with you, the ones you try desperately to recreate at home. In ‘Great Outfits in Fashion History,’ Fashionista editors are revisiting their all-time favorite lewks.

The French Riviera — with its a glamorous, sun-filled coastline — has been a decadent vacation spot for some of the most alluringly-chic people on the planet. There, humans with unimaginable wealth and a glass of rosé make it the place to spot trends. For decades,

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