“When I look down at this golden statue, may it remind me and every little child that no matter where you are from, your dreams are valid. ”
- Lupita Nyong’o wins Best Actress in a Supporting Role for “12 Years a Slave” at the 86th Annual Academy Awards.
She wore a custom Prada ice blue gown that was inspired by champagne bubbles. Little sequins ran along the pleats giving the dress subtly enchanting details. On the red carpet Lupita, a native Kenyan, described her dress stating, “It’s a blue that reminds me of Nairobi, so I wanted to have a little bit of home.” She paired the gorgeous dress with a sparkling headband and mint green nail polish. Her good luck charm was a family totem, a little frog ring that she wore on her pinky finger.
This is the coolest dress I’ve seen in about 2 years
"In the familiar Belgian morning drizzle, Dries Van Noten is setting out to gather flowers and foliage for Ringenhof, his exquisite house set in a 55-acre park on the outskirts of the medieval town of Lier. Once his foraging is complete, he will arrange these trophies in his layered, atmospheric room sets with the same quirky sense of color, harmonies, games of scale, and suave asymmetry that he brings to his fashion design." - Hamish Bowles & Miranda Brooks