Insiders gripe that Met Gala fashions are no longer chic: ‘Very Halloween’

( NYPost.com ) In 1883, Alice Claypoole Vanderbilt attended her sister-in-law’s famed masquerade party in a dazzling gold-and-silver gown, custom from Paris, dubbed Electric Light, complete with hidden batteries that illuminated a torch she held above her head. Today’s A-listers hope to generate their own electricity at Monday night’s Met Gala, the dress code for which is “gilded glamour.” Yet instead of cutting-edge frocks like … Continue reading Insiders gripe that Met Gala fashions are no longer chic: ‘Very Halloween’