A history of political statements on the red carpet
See what the stars have dared to wear
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Fashion is one of the few realms over which women are dominant figures, so it makes sense that many female stars are using their red carpet platform to draw attention to things they really care about. It’s the place where seemingly simple fashion rebellions can be statements at large, and small pins can speak volumes about social or political issues.
From donning tailored suits to going barefoot, check out which celebrities dared to challenge the status quo, and why.
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