Let September 29 also be known as Styleite Can’t Quit Instagram Day.
Not that we need to make excuses for ourselves, but when you’re a few thousand miles, 15 years and many, many masthead-acknowledged positions away from the Givenchy Spring 2014 show, there’s no getting closer to the front row than through the lens of Giovanna Battaglia‘s iPhone.
And boy, what we saw there was stunning: multicolored gemstones mixed with glitter covering nearly the entire face, net masks over the eyes à la Sofia Coppola‘s Marie Antoinette and contrast-toned bejeweled lips. If Pat McGrath‘s work at Dior was incredible, her sorcery here is totally out-of-the-ball-park amazing.
this is some kind of spaceship or something.