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“It’s Important to All of Us That Our Conversations Reflect What is Going on,” How the Digital Red Carpet is Changing Celebrity Fashion

The endless stream of parties, premieres, and awards shows that constitute the red carpet is at once a source of lighthearted entertainment and a billion-dollar business. For years, the step-and-repeats at these high profile events were the best places to gauge a celebrity’s style or track a brand’s popularity amongst A-listers, but the system is now evolving. This year’s global reset has prompted a shift in the way people can gather, how they dress, and what they view as important. In Hollywood, the changes brought about by the coronavirus pandemic have had a significant impact on how films are made and the way they are promoted. That has meant traditions like the Emmys and MTV Video Music Awards going virtual, press tours occurring on the internet, and the temporary cancelation of institutions like the Cannes and Telluride Film Festivals.

Naturally, these changes have impacted the cottage industry that surrounds red

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Maria Grazia Chiuri Unveils Dior’s SS21 Womenswear Collection With A Message That Luxury Needs To ‘Reflect A New Style Of Life’

In the pre-pandemic days of fashion, standing backstage at a Dior women’s ready-to-wear runway show and observing Maria Grazia Chiuri, it was easy to see how gracious and passionate she was to speak to media and well-wishers about her newest collections. 

As creative director of the famed French maison, Chiuri is a passionate and personable woman, a fashion designer, yes, but also a storyteller with a message of empowering women. And as she presented her newest Dior womenswear SS21 collection today, the fashion world cleared the cobwebs as this was the first major show in the City of Lights in almost 7 months. Three-hundred attendees sat together, masked up, socially distant and took away something different from what they may have been expecting.

The venue was at Paris’ Jardin des Tuileries, and before one outfit

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