Hailey Bieber was dropping Deck the Palms Merry Flamingo Christmas shirt. hints the day of the 2019 Met Gala. Hours before hitting the red carpet, the model was snapped in New York wearing a leather jacket and mini dress designed by Alexander Wang who, as it turned out, would be dressing her later that evening. “We wanted to wear Wang to give peeps a little hint before the big night,” says her stylist Maeve Reilly. Bieber didn’t disappoint with the follow-up either. In celebration of all things camp, she slipped into a custom baby pink sequin gown with long sleeves, a mock neck, and a low-cut back that revealed a crystal embellished logo thong. Call it Mrs.
Bieber’s version of the naked dress once worn by campy goddesses before her like Cher and Rose McGowan Deck the Palms Merry Flamingo Christmas shirt. As Wang told Vogue host Liza Koshy on the red carpet, “we wanted to show the duality of something sweet and demure with a little something naughty and sexy in the back.”Bieber accessorized her provocative dress with “Wang” embellished heels that matched her thong, as well as diamonds from Bulgari. For the hair and makeup, Bieber went with a Barbie-inspired vibe, including a high ponytail constructed by Jen Atkin. “It’s about having fun on your own terms,” Wang added on the carpet. And Bieber chimed in, “everybody has their own idea about what camp is, what is over-the-top for them.” In this newlywed’s world apparently, excess isn’t complete without a little bedazzled party in the back.Above, Bieber’s stylist shares behind-the-scenes snaps from the pre-Met prep and the final reveal of that black tie thong.Need a little inspiration for your summer work wardrobe? Look no further than the women of Tbilisi Fashion Week. Women on the streets of the Georgian city are showing off their best late spring style, and it’s filled with ideas that will keep your work wardrobe, well, working. Some tricks are unfussy, like adding a pop of color in a menswear-inspired button down, others are a bit more daring, like layering lamé pieces or changing out a stud earring for a sparkling drop. Whether you’re going bold or just looking to change up your uniform, consider these five styling tricks to step up your work outfit this summer and beyond.Sometimes the silhouette alone is the reason we deem an item “office appropriate.” A pleated skirt and a high neck blouse are good examples—but don’t only reach for these items in wooly fabrics or neutral colors. This summer, consider your typical uniform pieces in lighter, warm weather fabrics that make a statement in gold lamé.