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The Met Gala: Awful Party, Great Fashion Show

Added on by Hattie Crisell.

“I’m never going again. It was so un-fun. It was boiling. It was too crowded. I did not enjoy it at all.” It sounds like the kind of gripe usually associated with a bank holiday spent in Ikea — in fact it was Gwyneth Paltrow’s 2013 verdict on the celebrity jamboree known as the Met Gala.

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Warning: Men with Summer Bags

Added on by Hattie Crisell.

The men’s fashion weeks are on, and with them comes a wealth of material for those who enjoy what, in this instance, we may call “taking the peacock” — because outside every presentation from Savile Row to Versace, you’ll see a flock of handsome fashionistos putting on a proud and flamboyant display of personal style.

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