At the Met Gala, the Red Carpet Was Disrupted By the Real World
The party’s Gilded Age theme played out as attendees took the era’s opulence — and inequalities — to heart, while news of the Supreme Court’s intention to override Roe v. Wade drastically changed the online conversation in a matter of minutes.
Fashion publishers have long relied on cultural cachet and perks to lure talent, even as salaries dwindled. But as magazines restrict sponsored content opportunities and pull back on travel, recruiting top talent has become harder than ever.
For The State of Fashion 2024, trailblazing influencer Gstaad Guy’s online parodies of the ultra-wealthy highlights how a niche genre of influencer marketing is helping to inject newness into how brands connect with customers.