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  1. Crowns, Capes and Skin Are Gala Hits

    If Anna Wintour ran the Oscars, it would be all red carpet and no awards. That’s the Met Gala, which this year ran into some controversy with its theme of “China: Through the Looking Glass,” which reflects one of the Met’s current exhibits — and which riled some fashionistas who were concerned about inherent Orientalism. Some, like Beyonce, simply ignored the theme, while Rihanna was lauded for her yellow dress by Guo Pei, one of China’s premier designers, who could see increased U.S. visibility after RiRi’s stunning entrance.  

    Vanity Fair, Refinery29

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