10 best fashion moments of 2021
There have been many memorable, mind-boggling and unconventional fashion moments in 2021 – from Senator Bernie Sanders wearing woolen mittens at Joe Biden’s inauguration to Kim Kardashian wearing a full black couture outfit at the Met Gala. Even the lack of fashion (Taylor Swift’s missing scarf) made headlines this year.
Latinas also made their own waves with what they wore in 2021 – and we’re not just talking about the many wardrobe changes Cardi B made during Paris Fashion Week. or the AOC “Tax the Rich” dress. Here are the 10 best fashion moments of the year!
Cardi B’s ruffled green romper at Paris Fashion Week
Cardi B turned a lot of heads with almost everything she wore at Paris Fashion Week. The biggest scam happened when the “WAP” singer walked the red carpet wearing this Remezcla described as an “emerald-colored monochrome wonder”. The very green outfit included matching gloves, high waisted pants and a ruffled beanie. “Each is a separate piece, but when put together it looks like a gigantic green jumpsuit,” Remezcla wrote.
AOC’s ‘Tax the Rich’ dress at the Met Gala
Member of Parliament and activist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez shared one of her political messages with spectators when she showed up to the Met Gala wearing a white dress designed by Aurora James with the word “Tax the Rich” printed on her back in red. Some people have questioned whether this was a statement to counter singer and Trump supporter Joy Villa, who wore a “Build the Wall” dress at the 2019 Grammys. Others criticized AOC for wearing the dress. at a reception attended by the rich. But, honestly, wouldn’t the rich be the ones who would benefit the most from the message?
Juliana Velasquez’s Sparkling Green Dress at the Latin Grammys
Not only did singer and songwriter Juliana Velásquez win the 2021 Latin Grammy for Best New Artist, but she was also recognized as one of the best dressed performers at the event. Her sparkling green dress with spectacularly shaped sleeves and plunging neckline looked great on stage when Velásquez accepted her award. The outfit also included black long-sleeved gloves with the words “Hablar Para Sanar” (Speak to Heal) printed on them. She might be a newbie in the industry, but she’s already scored some major style points this year.
BLACKPINK Wow’s Lisa In Latin Design Outfits For Her First Music Video
K-pop superstar Lisa from BLACKPINK wore Latin designer outfits in her first solo music video for the song “LALISA”. One of the pieces was from Mexican brand No Name and featured bold graphics printed on a skirt and jacket. Some of the images came from Mexican culture and were combined with graphics from the band’s KISS and Iron Maiden. The outfit was designed by Jonathan Morales and created from recycled t-shirts. The other was a leather motorcycle outfit from the Chilean brand Sevali. Lisa was definitely running a few engines with this set.
Duct Tape Scholarship Winner Folk Dress
High school student Larissa Leon won a $ 10,000 scholarship from Duck Tape for making a ball gown made entirely from – you guessed it – Duck brand duct tape. Her design entered the Stuck at Prom scholarship competition. The colorful Folklorico style dress features beautiful flowers and ribbons and weighs over 20 lbs. Leon estimates that it took him 163 hours and 47 rolls of duct tape to design the dress. She even posted videos on TikTok dancing inside.
Mariah Carey’s golden dress for the Christmas special
You can’t celebrate Christmas without the music of Mariah Carey, and you can’t have Mariah Carey on stage without her wearing a great outfit. She showed off a gorgeous one on her new Apple TV + vacation special, Mariah’s Christmas: the magic continues. Not only did the golden Dolce & Gabbana dress look stunning on Carey, it was also incredibly heavy. Carey revealed he weighed around 60 pounds and took 250 hours to bead.
Anya Taylor-Joy’s Emmy Dress
The Queen’s Gambit Actress Anya Taylor-Joy was the envy of everyone on the red carpet at the 2021 Emmy Awards when she showed up in a pale yellow Dior haute couture gown. Dior Couture described the dress, which was in lingerie silk satin, as “luminous”. The full look was “paired with a yellow silk-faille opera coat and Dior shoes as designed by Paul Burgo.” Since attending several awards ceremonies and other events over the past few years, Taylor-Joy has become a fashion icon. In November, she was named Face of the Year by the Council of Fashion Designers of America.
The matching outfits of Lionel Messi’s family
At a ceremony where the football star Lionel messi was honored with the prestigious Ballon d’Or, an award given to the best soccer player of the year, Messi accepted his trophy wearing the same tuxedo as his three sons – Mateo, Thiago and Ciro. His wife Antonela Roccuzzo also looked stunning in her matching dress. Each of the boys’ tuxedos was dazzling with hints of silver sequins that made the outfits shine. Black tie deals are great, especially when you get an award, but we’re sure Messi and his sons are much more comfortable with Ligue 1 jerseys.
Oscar Isaac’s English teacher searches for “wedding scenes”
The internet went gaga this year when photos of actor Oscar Isaac dressed as a sexy English teacher appeared online. Isaac was trying on Bellizzi clothes backstage for his HBO series character Max Scenes from a wedding. Grazia.com had the best description of Isaac’s outfits, calling the look “central part in the divorced father / sexy teacher fantasy” and said, “the Bellizzi photo series transformed him from a man, although extraordinarily talented, in the man.”
Michaela Jaé Rodriguez’s corset dress at the Met Gala
If you want to stand out at the Met Gala, you have to bring your A-Fashion set. That’s what Pose actress Michaela Jaé Rodriguez did it when she walked the red carpet in a Thom Browne suit and Ana Khouri jewelry. Who would have thought that puffed sleeves and a Victorian corset went so well together? Rodriguez was successful and was considered by many to be one of the best dressed at the 2021 event. Plus, all that black and white really makes those red nails stand out.