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Let's Bring Back: 10 Comeback-Worthy Looks From The Met's 'American Woman' Exhibit (PHOTOS)

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Lesley M. M. Blume

Today New York City's Metropolitan Museum's Costume Institute will open its new exhibit, "American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity." Gazing at the glamorous finery of eras past, as usual I found myself wishing back certain flourishes and trappings, from hand-held fans to white gloves to turbans.

Lady Gaga Wears Crystal Catsuit To The Met Costume Institute Gala (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

At Monday night's Met Gala, Lady Gaga skipped the red carpet , opting instead to reveal her getup during her four-song performance inside the museum. ...

Met Costume Institute Gala 2010: Who Was Best-Dressed? (PHOTOS, POLL)

Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

If the White House Correspondents Dinner is considered prom night for nerds, then the annual Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute's Gala is prom nigh...

Katy Perry Met Costume Institute Gala 2010: Flashing Lights (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Katy Perry wore a light-up dress by Cute Circuit to Monday night's Met Gala. The one-shouldered pale pink and white gown was lined with colorful, flas...

Jason Wu Talks Michelle Obama At The Met Gala, Says Camilla Belle Is 'Icon In The Making' (PHOTO)

Huffington Post | Hilary Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Jason Wu dressed actress Camilla Belle for Monday's Met Gala and he told The Huffington Post, "We're like two kids in a candy store. The dress is a cu...

Chloe Sevigny Wears Proenza Schouler To Met Costume Institute Gala 2010: Hit Or Miss? (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Chloe Sevigny attends the Costume Institute Benefit Gala in a teal Proenza Schouler dress. Photos by Patrick McMullan and Getty. ...

M.I.A. Met Costume Institute Gala: All That Glitters... (PHOTOS, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

M.I.A. wore an Alexander Wang for Gap creation to the Met Gala last night. Her loose, gold knit dress was placed over a leather-looking jumpsuit, and ...

Desiree Rogers Dons Galliano To Met Gala, Talks About Move Back To Chicago (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Hilary Moss | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Former White House Social Secretary Desiree Rogers attended Monday night's Met Gala wearing Galliano. She told The Huffington Post that she just moved...

Met Gala 2010 After-Party PHOTOS: See Everyone Get Loose! (PICTURES, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Everyone kicked up (and off) their heels at the unofficial after-party for The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Spring 2010 Costume Institute Gala Monday ...

Tina Fey's Jumpsuit At Met Costume Institute Gala 2010: Hit Or Miss? (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Tina Fey attends the Costume Institute Gala to celebrate the opening of the 'American Woman: Fashioning a National Identity' exhibition at The Metropo...

January Jones Met Costume Institute Gala 2010: Hit Or Miss? (PHOTO, POLL)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

January Jones arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute gala, Monday, May 3, 2010 in New York. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer) Check out al...

Christina Hendricks Met Costume Institute Gala 2010: A Babe In Blue! (PHOTO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Christina Hendricks arrives at the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala, Monday, May 3, 2010 in New York. She was wearing a L'Wren Scott ...

American Woman: 15 Trailblazers Vogue Left Off Their List

Lesley M. M. Blume | Posted 11.28.2012 | Style
Lesley M. M. Blume

At this time of year, for those in the fashion industry, "going to the Met" has nothing to do with spending a lazy day in the galleries, admiring Byza...

Met Costume Institute Gala 2011 Theme? 'Drunk Brits' And 'Cleavage'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The Met Costume Institute Gala just ended, like, two minutes ago, but the planning committee might already have a theme for next year's exhibit, WWD r...

Met Costume Institute Gala: The Worst-Dressed (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

At Monday night's "The Model As Muse: Embodying Fashion" Costume Institute Gala at New York's Metropolitan Museum, everyone took fashion risks. Some g...

Met Costume Institute Gala: The Best-Dressed (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

At Monday night's "The Model As Muse: Embodying Fashion" Costume Institute Gala at New York's Metropolitan Museum, everyone took fashion risks. Some w...