No one likes to be stood up and it appears Amal Clooney left Tom Ford hanging on the purple carpet. She did a shock wardrobe change forward of the Met Gala, which reportedly left the designer seeing purple!
So, is the Met Gala just about promenade for celebrities? In a web page torn straight out of a highschool yearbook, Amal Clooney, 40, reportedly broke Tom Ford’s coronary heart when she determined to go along with another person on the Might 7 occasion. Particularly, she determined to go along with one other designer for her purple carpet look, per Web page Six. As a substitute of carrying a customized Tom Ford robe – which might have been a “full-length crimson quantity designed to appear like a stained-glass window” – she strutted into the occasion in a “backup” outfit by British designer Richard Quinn.
Amal no less than informed the Tom Ford workforce about this final minute wardrobe change. “They have been aggravated, clearly,” sources inform Web page Six, “however they have been gracious and mentioned it was advantageous to go along with [another designer], however they would like that Amal not put on the costume in any respect if she wasn’t going to put on it on the Met Ball purple carpet.” Guess what she did? She wore the robe on the Met Ball.
In a transfer that reportedly left the Tom Ford workforce “shocked” and “livid,” Amal become the Tom Ford costume as soon as she was contained in the Met Gala, far-off from the cameras on the purple carpet. Although the robe was particularly made to match the theme of the night time – Heavenly Our bodies: Vogue and the Catholic Creativeness – the Ford workforce reportedly hoped Amal would save the costume for a extra A-list occasion. As a substitute, Amal reportedly modified within the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork’s present store (one thing Anna Wintour mentioned on The Late Present) and wore the outfit for the remainder of the night time.
The debacle “mortified” Vogue staffers, in response to Web page Six, particularly since Amal is on the quilt of the journal’s Might difficulty. Vogue additionally lobbied Amal to stroll the purple carpet within the Tom Ford design. As a substitute, she used it for a wardrobe change, whereas carrying Quinn for a dramatic second with George Clooney on the purple carpet. The query now’s – will Tom Ford maintain a grudge, or will they use that “Catholic creativeness” and forgive Amal for this trend fake pas?