Style File: Angela Bassett in Mario Dice and Georges Chakra Couture

Posted on January 29, 2019

We’ll say this about Miss Angela: She has no time or interest in quiet, demure fashion. Her choices take up space and make you look. Are they chic?

Well…

 

Angela Bassett at the Entertainment Weekly Pre-SAG Party in Mario Dice


No. The answer to the question posed is “No,” we’re sometimes sorry to say. Her face and hair look amazing here, as they almost always do. But that dress is just too much. It’s so much that you can barely even see it as a dress. It just looks like she’s got fringe and lace wrapped around her.

 

 

Angela Bassett at the SAG Awards in Georges Chakra Couture


Oof. Absolutely not. It’s an interesting technique, but like Gemma Chan’s Oscar de la Renta, the effect comes off too sloppy and craftsy. The neckline is way too wide, the lining of the skirt looks a little chintzy from the front, the gray color isn’t the best choice for her and those shoes are almost comically bad with it.

Lady, you are a stunning diva but your red carpetry rarely lives up to you.
 

 

 

Style Credits:
First Look: Mario Dice Fringe Dress | Alexis Bittar Earrings | Le Silla Shoes
Second Look: Georges Chakra Dress from the Fall 2018 Couture Collection | Gismondi 1754 Rings, Kimberly McDonald Earrings | Tadashi Shoji Clutch | Casadei shoes

Styled by Jennifer Austin | Makeup by D’Andre Michael | Hair by Randy Stodghill

[Photo Credit: INSTARImages]

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