What Iris Apfel Thinks About the Costume Institute Met Ball…

…during an interview with New York Magazine‘s blog The Cut, and in promotion of her handbag line Extinctions. The Met Gala was Monday night. Have you been? I used to go every year, but it’s not affordable anymore. It’s totally corporate now. Oh, it’s not the same. They used to be really beautiful and fun. Now the corporations buy tables, because who can afford such a … Continue reading What Iris Apfel Thinks About the Costume Institute Met Ball…

The Best and the Awesomely Wacky at the ’12 Met Ball

The annual Met Ball was held on at the Metropolitan Museum of Art for the opening of the exhibit Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations; this year co-chaired by co-curator Anna Wintour of American VOGUE and special guests actress Carey Mulligan and designer Miuccia Prada. With a ticket that’s so exorbitant at $25,000 a pop, the Met Ball is not a extravagant event to play with.  Rivaling the … Continue reading The Best and the Awesomely Wacky at the ’12 Met Ball