When we first heard about the theme for tonight’s Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala — China: Through the Looking Glass — we were, how do we put this, apprehensive.
On one hand, we hoped it would give Fashion Prom-goers the opportunity to showcase looks from Chinese designers that we don’t usually see on the red carpet. On the other hand, we worried it might open up a big can of cultural appropriation.
And not even an hour into the big event, it seems as if a few looks have already stirred up a little heat. Let’s examine… Read More