Inside The Met Costume Institute's New Charles Adam Exhibit, 'Beyond Fashion'

The particular Temple of Dendur. The strains regarding Vivaldis Several Seasons. Every single one-name-only artist, from Rob to Oscar to Donatella (plus Stella lager, Calvin, plus Marc) in attendance. Sarah Jessica Parker, the Olsens, and Palma Beckham inside the front row. This days opening of the Anna Wintour Costume Center at the Metro Museum regarding Art, before the Centres first display, Charles James: Beyond Fashion, felt like a really appropriate appetizer to tonights Met Gala.
None other than First Lady Michelle Obama, in a Naeem Khan gown printed along with leaves, came along to cut typically the ribbon on the event (thus, the presence of earpiece-wearing Secret Service agents across the room). In a speech, she paid out tribute to my friend Anna Wintour, incorporating, Im so impressed by Annas contributions not merely to style but to superb museum. This specific center is made for anyone who cares about fashion and just how it effects our culture plus our historical past. She also declared that the two will be partnering on a White Residence fashion course for students. In the end, she reminded the put together, Fashion isnt an exclusive golf club, though because of so many high-profile brands in the room, this certainly seemed one.