Sumary of Emmys 2021: the rise of the gender-neutral red carpet:
- Before the pandemic took hold and turned red-carpet dressing into an awkward virtual dance of Instagram fits and “Zoom dressing”, there was a whisper that gender was being redefined on fashion’s most conservative platform: the red carpet.
- Photograph: Rich Fury/Getty ImagesAnd that finally came to pass at last night’s Emmy awards ceremony.
- One of the first in-person red carpets to occur since the outbreak of Covid-19, it was a celebration of post-pandemic “roaring 20s” dressing and individualism.
- Photograph: Jay L Clendenin/Los Angeles Times/REX/ShutterstockSaturday Night Live’s Bowen Yang, meanwhile, pushed the boat out for gender-neutral heels.