Super-Rich Shine at Dolce & Gabbana Alta Moda Costume Ball

The super-rich were treated to an immense costume ball courtesy of designers Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana in a grand 19th Century setting of Lake Como in northern Italy. The event coincided with the launch of Dole and Gabbana’s new couture collection. “We don’t smoke a joint, but we like to think about the collection as … Read more

Does Historical Accuracy Really Matter at Events?

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Trigger warning: this could get messy. Many costumers view historical accuracy as a sacred principle to be upheld at all times, and very often imposed upon other people. Others happily run riot in mass-produced synethics or mismatched ensembles in the vague manner of some era or another. Even a passing casual remark can cut deeply … Read more