Fashion Yearbook: Lady Gaga

Photo by Stephen Carlile

As we wrap up the spring 2010 semester, we have the opportunity to reflect and measure our lives–no, not in love–but in Lady Gaga’s best and worst ensembles.

The “Poker Face” princess has certainly become a cultural phenomenon: who else could both be voted Best and Worst Dressed at the Shockwaves NME Awards and inspire fans to create cookies showcasing her shocking ensembles? Whether you absolutely adore Gaga and pump up “Bad Romance” on the treadmill or detest her growling “rah rah roma mah mah, gaga ooh la la,” you have to admit when it comes to fashion, Gaga is fearless. This article is dedicated to the Fame Monster in all her freakish, pants-less glory.

BEST:

I have a major soft spot for the early Lady Gaga looks—midnight black, hooded leotardsDavid Bowie lightening bolt makeup, and those unmistakable banged, platinum blond tresses topped with a mini-mouse hair bow. Here are some of my favorite looks:

  • Pretty in (Hot) Pink: Gaga put her own twist on the feminine pretty in pink look in this bubblegum pink, structured cocktail dress for the 2007 Brit Awards. In true Gaga style, the dress boasts a super deep, daring V-neck and its accentuated hips make this girly ensemble a little bit more naughty than nice. Her neon pink lips and white-topped sunglasses also edge out this look.

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My Funny Valentine: Gifts for your Anti-Valentine

February 9, 2010

Roses are red violets are blue…but long story short:

Valentine’s Day is a lame holiday. Think about it. Red roses? Cheap chocolates in a heart-shaped cardboard? Satiny lingerie? Romance?

Boring.

Instead check out some of the more fun options to give to that special someone (or just to indulge in yourself.)

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Chic Shades

Winter break may not have given you the rest you needed to recuperate from last semester; but to at least appear you’ve gotten a few hours of sleep, cover up those puffy eyes with a pair of fab sunglasses.

Find similar styles rocked by the Fashionistas in Ireland:

Hint: Cover up those dark circles with this Yves Saint Laurent concealer and blend in this Bobbi Brown cheek tint for a rosy glow.

A few espressos later no one will know the difference.

Style On,

Renee Trilivas