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Entertainment

  Billy Porter’s Oscars tuxedo gown stole the show Sunday night and folks across social media can’t stop talking about it. As noted by vogue.com, the custom creation by designer Christian Siriano included a sharply tailored tuxedo jacket overtop a full-skirted strapless velvet gown. Porter says his style choices overall highlight his queer identity and he wanted to […]

Life & Style

Ruth Negga dripped in responsibly sourced rubies with a custom Valentino gown to match, Nicole Kidman appeared fashion-effortless in Champagne-colored Armani Prive and Janelle Monae made a large statement in a black tulle Elie Saab gown with soup-to-nuts embellishment — bird brooches, feathers, sequins, beads and crystals — on Hollywood’s biggest night at the Oscars. […]