Cardi B wore three Thierry Mugler dresses at the Grammys!

The winner of the 2019 Best Rap Album made sure she shared the stage with one of the biggest names in fashion
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Cardi B attends a pink duchess and satin velvet Venus sheath dress over a blush embellished bodysuit from Thierry Mugler's fall winter 1995-1996 couture collection. Image courtesy of @muglerofficial
Cardi B attends a pink duchess and satin velvet Venus sheath dress over a blush embellished bodysuit from Thierry Mugler's fall winter 1995-1996 couture collection. Image courtesy of @muglerofficial

“Mugler’s vision remains unique,” writes Nathalie Bondil, the Director general of Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in our new book Thierry Mugler: Couturissime. “So iconic that a generation of photographers and now stars like Lady Gaga and Beyoncé use his designs again.”

 

Cardi B accepts her award at the 2019 Grammys
Cardi B accepts her award at the 2019 Grammys

Now we can add Cardi B, the winner of the 2019 Grammy for Best Rap Album to that illustrious list.  The 26-year-old recording artist wore not one but three vintage Mugler creations during the awards show.

She wore an incredible pink duchess and satin velvet Venus sheath dress over a blush embellished bodysuit from Mugler’s fall winter 1995-1996 couture collection for her arrival, then donned a long white crêpe shawl fringe dress with fringe gloves from Mugler’s spring summer 1997 couture collection, Les Insectes, to accept her award; and a black organza peacock crinoline with black velvet panther flocking jumpsuit from the designer’s fall winter 1995-1996 collection for her performance.

 

Keen to find out more about these fantastical, classic garments and the fashion genuis behind them? Then buy a copy of Thierry Mugler: Couturissime here.

 

Thierry Mugler: Couturissime


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