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When Technology Met Fashion at the 2016 Met Gala, Claire Danes in Zac Posen Made History!

The 2016 Met Gala was a rendezvous for Fashion in an age of Technology in an attempt to challenge the creativity of designers and the daring potentials of the stars. A lot of them failed the test, seduced by too much bling-bling. The Balmain dresses which invaded the red carpet were just too much for the eye: Kim Kardashian, Kris Jenner, Kylie Jenner, Cindy Crawford, Jourdan Dunn, Doutzen Kroes and Alessandra Ambrosia …

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Sarah Jessica Parker looked like she made it out of a Shakespearian play! Nicole Kidman could pass as a galaxy with her stars, moons and meteor showers. Rita Ora was too feathery in her Vera Wang. Lady Gaga was back to her old tricks. Nicki Minaj was chained in her Moschino custom made outfit. Not to mention some extravagant hairstyles: Lupita Nyong’o and Diane Von Furstenberg’s. Or the odd popping red flowers on Elizabeth Cordry’s Gucci dress or even Ellie Bamber’s bed sheet look alike Giles Deacon outfit, topped with Grimes odd frock! Taylor Swift, Alicia Vikander and Selena Gomez in Louis Vuitton were a huge disappointment. Demi Lovato was a failure in her Moschino. The Lemonade lady Beyoncé, despite the adequacy of the peachy color with her complexion, failed to choose well her dress, falling for a latex outfit by Givenchy. As for Saoirse Ronan’s dress, it looked very crowded with the unexplainable feathers. On top of it all, Katy Perry, Madonna and Kris Jenner could officially pass as the evil witches of the evening!

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Despite the faux-pas of so many stars, some others made daring fashion statements. Claire Danes in Zac Posen is one of the most extraordinary moments of fashion industry. The magical fairytale dress will never cease to amaze generations! If this is fashion at the age of technology, well count me in!

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As for the other best looks of the evening:

Nina Dobrev in Marchesa

Nina Dobrev Marchesa

Karolina Kurkova in Marchesa

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Zoe Saldana in D&G’s peacock train

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Kate Bosworth in D&G

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Bee Schaffer in McQueen (though she played it safe)

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Jessica Chastain in Prada (though I prefer less black lace on the bottom to highlight the precious satin fabric which matches her hair color and complexion)

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Karlie Kloss in Brandon Maxwell

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Brie Larson in Proenza Schouler

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People’s Choice Awards Not So Fashionable After all…

Our Top Picks of the Evening

It wasn’t hard picking our favorite looks of the 2016 People’s Choice Awards due to the fact that the bad taste ruled the looks…

So here you go … Only 5 made it to our top selection:

  1. A vision in white: Kate Hudson donned a simple yet elegant Stella McCartney’s white jumpsuit. After all, French said it best: “La simplicité fait la beauté” (Beauty in simplicity)Kate-Hudson stella mccartney
  2. Keltie Knight opted for a beautiful ballerina style frock by Paolo Sebastiankelti knight paolo sebastian
  3. Lea Michele stunned in a long-sleeved black mini with cutout details. The perfect look was signed by Elie Saablea-michele-2016-people-s-choice-awards-in-microsoft-theater-in-los-angeles-7
  4. Priyanka Chopra is in a Vera Wang sequined dress with harmonious shades of gold and silverpriyankachopra-peoplechoice-1
  5. We liked Claire DanesBurberry dress… from the back!2FDC118900000578-3388040-image-a-21_1452133904799

Overall, the 2016 People’s Choice Awards were kind of disappointing when it came to fashion… As for awards, you can check the full list here.