A Year In Style

 

2020 might have kicked off its start by decking out at the Red Carpet, but COVID-19 soon hit, and face masks and sweatpants reigned. Thankfully, the year is now over, and we welcome 2021 with open arms and hope, but here’s a look back at all the iconic style moments of 2020…

 

Red Carpet Glam

 

jennifer aniston at SAG, Scarlett J from Oscars, janelle monae at oscars, and cynthia erivo at Golden Globes

 

Jennifer Anniston stunned us in white at the SAG awards, whilst Scarlett Johansson and Janell Monae had a shiny moment, and Cynthia Erivo rocked a 3-million-dollar necklace at the Golden Globes.

 

 

March Brought a Fairly New Challenge

 

How Christian Siriano Turned His Fashion House Into a Mask Factory | The  New Yorker

 

As the battle against COVID-19 struck…The need for face masks did too. Christian Siriano was one of the first few designers to start producing protective face masks.

 

Social media Saw The rise of The Pillow Challenge

 

The 'quarantine pillow challenge' takes bedding and makes it fashion

 

Bedding was transformed into couture and Halle Berry, Anne Hathaway, Tracee Ellis Ross, Shay Mitchell, and many other celebrities sported the look!

 

Tie-Dye Made a Comeback

 

Gigi Hadid rocks a tie-dye outfit as she arrives at 'Color Me Mine' studio  in

 

Thanks to the quarantine boredom, DIY Tie-Dye re-appeared and Gigi Hadid was also seen in a head-to-toe tie-dye look.

 

 

The Annually-Anticipated Met Gala is Called Off…

 

Andy Cohen Posts Selfie with Sarah Jessica Parker in Honor of Met Gala  Monday: 'We're Ready!' | PEOPLE.com

 

But Sarah Jessica Parker and Andy Cohen, who always attend together, still marked the occasion socially-distanced!

 

Summer Went into Full Bloom

 

Lizzo Wore Mônot For The 2020 BET Awards - Red Carpet Fashion Awards

 

With it, summer brought some Glamour through the virtual BET Awards where many stars, like Lizzo – who won Best Female R&B/Pop Artist of the year – still dolled up with a custom velvet Monot gown.

 

Family Fashion Shoots Skyrocketed

 

Chloe x Halle (and Their Tennis Court) Star in Fendi's Latest Campaign -  Fashionista

 

Chloe and Halle Bailey modelled for Fendi on their own tennis court and Laura Dern enlisted her son to take pictures for Valentino!

 

Beyonce showed Some Love to Black Designers

 

Beyoncé's Black Is King film aims to start "a global conversation" says  stylist Zerina Akers

 

Following her release of Black Is King, a celebration of Black and African cultures, her stylist Zerina Akers created some looks from many independent Black designers…

 

 

Michelle Obama Literally Spelled It Out for The US Citizens

 

Where Can I Get It': Michelle Obama's 'VOTE' Necklace Goes Viral, Sends  Twitter Into A Search Frenzy | India.com

 

Michelle Obama stole the show with a powerful speech and a dainty VOTE necklace, which trended on Twitter.

 

Alas! The Red Carpet Returns!

 

Cate Blanchett opens the Venice Film Festival wearing a former red-carpet  look

 

The first major red carpet event of the year made its debut through the 77th annual Venice Film Festival. The iconic Cate Blanchett used it as an opportunity to promote safety and sustainability by re-wearing an Esteban Cortazar gown from 2015.

 

Lady Gaga Joins in on the Trend and Makes Masks Couture

 

Lady Gaga's Face Masks at the MTV VMAs 2020 | POPSUGAR Fashion UK

 

Safety and style surely don’t have to be boring, from sparkles to an astronaut helmet, Gaga sported six different couture creations on her face at the MTV VMAs!

 

A Transformed Fashion Week

 

Photos: Christian Siriano had NYFW runway show in Connecticut backyard -  Insider

 

Designers ditched the audience and masked-up their models to reinvent a pandemic-style New York Fashion Week! Christian Siriano transformed his backyard into a socially distanced Spring runway…

 

 

Milan Hosts Maskless Fashion Shows

 

Ashley Graham Leaves Her Nebraska Farm for Fendi Show in Milan | PEOPLE.com

 

*que Future’s Mask Off* Fendi’s Spring/Summer 2021 marked the first live show of the year, where models walked the runway without their masks and plus-sized models, like Ashley Graham, were given a moment.

 

The Emmy’s ‘Come as you are, but make an effort’ Moment…

 

Biggest upset: Zendaya wins Emmys 2020 over Jennifer Aniston

 

The Emmys kept it safe and went virtual and let the stars interpret the dress code as they please – but Zendaya still brought the glamour to her living room in a Giorgio Armani Prive skirt and crystal-embroidered bandeau after her massive win.

 

Designers Still Made It Work

 

Tracee Ellis Ross

 

Stylists continued to glam up their clients, such as Tracee Ellis Ross, for virtual events and shoots, whilst praying for brighter days ahead.

 

Happy New Year to You & Yours from everyone here at Bay!

 

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