Dress to express replaces statement frocks at the Baftas

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    This year’s red carpet was remarkable for not being remarkable, with black, white – and black and white – the dominant trendsFull list of winnersRed carpet fashion – in picturesA year on from 2018’s Baftas blackout, this year’s red carpet was remarkable for not being remarkable, with black, white – and occasionally black and white – the dominant trends on an otherwise trendless evening.It was perhaps intentional. Since the #MeToo movement, we have looked to the red carpet for a visual response to the allegations of abuse that have surfaced. This had its genesis in Hollywood, after all. But the idea of Time’s Up was that it would transcend the red carpet. “[It] was never intended to live on the red carpet or serve as a red carpet campaign,” a spokesperson for the movement told the Guardian. Continue reading…