The 2020 Oscar red carpet parade was more subdued than in years past. There was a great deal less “frippery,” and fewer enormous princess tulle dresses. The vibe was sleek and sophisticated for the most part. What caught our eye? The coolly elegant white and silver frocks. Snow, ice, winter white and diamonds – what could be more glamorous for a winter awards show than that? Here are our top picks of the chic white and ice ensembles that were the best of the 2020 Oscar red carpet.
Are pearls passé ? Not even close, dear reader. We’ve previously written about how to wear pearls in a way that’s fresh and modern. Now comes word of Mikimoto x Comme des Garçons, a luxury capsule collaboration on a new unisex collection of pearl necklaces. Not only can cool girls rock pearls – in case anyone was wondering, anyone can. In fact, one of the prominent fashion trends for spring-summer 2020 is men wearing pearls. Here’s a peek at the new collaboration from two prominent Japanese luxury brands to create modern gender-neutral luxury pearls for men (and women).
The new power dress code for men involves chic sneakers. And increasingly, the same can be said for women. But which expensive sneakers are actually worth the money? And how do you put the look together in a way that’s stylish and smart? Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has the rundown on the best sneakers from luxury designers this season and how to wear them.
It’s hard to believe, but it’s that time of year: the luxury designer Resort/Cruise Collections for 2020 are now available. There have been sneak peeks for the past two weeks, and now the resort collections are open for business. Time to go shopping! Our correspondent Julie Chang Murphy has the rundown on the top trends and best looks you need to know about in the luxury designer 2020 resort collections.
The haute joaillerie shows in Paris are held twice a year in Paris, just after the haute couture shows. A perfect gown requires a perfect necklace, no? Now, just in time for holiday gifting season, these stunning pieces are available in-store (but definitely NOT online). Which ones would make the best gift for someone who loves fine jewelry? Our intrepid correspondent Jillian Tangen volunteered to personally investigate this pressing issue. Now she’s sharing the best luxury sparkling high jewelry gifts this season.