With the 91st Annual Oscar Awards set to start any moment now, the red carpet is being flooded with glamorous couture gowns and sleek, fitted tuxedos from Hollywood’s best and brightest stars, and that list of stars includes the iconic Billy Porter.
AREN’T WE IN LOVE?!
According to E! News Porter had to have his stylist’s assistant stand in for the dress fittings as Porter himself was out of town.
On top of that, the couture gown had to be made in just one week.
The 49-year-old performer isn’t a stranger to stunning red carpet garments.
Take this look from this past years Golden Globe Awards. But it’s clear to us peasants now that this look was simply a warm up for The Oscars.
This custom Christian Siriano gown has Twitter totally swooning.
Few looks are surprising on the red carpet anymore, let alone as inspirational as this one!
Billy and his designs have already become meme’d AF.
So basically he’s now officially cemented into the hearts and minds of us all, forever.
I mean just look at these behind the scene shots.
Aren’t we just so beyond obsessed with the EFFORT and LOVE that went into this garment
You know the fashion and the standards are high when you gotta have multiple hands on deck to assemble the ensemble.
It truly does take a village, friends.
Not to be out done, Billy’s partner Adam Smith made sure to look super glamorous as well.
Have you ever seen such a photogenic pair?!
Have you ever seen a golf cart ride look so glam?
Because I absolutely have not.
Billy tweeted out about his outfit, shouting out his glam squad for the amazing design and stunning jewels.
He knew he was making history, NBD.
His expression says “it’s called fashion, sweetie LOOK IT UP” in the most fierce way possible.
Billy would never let the gown wear him, ya know?
I can’t wait to see how fashion will change because of this of moment.
Now let’s all just take a second to appreciate this moment in fashion history being made.
No man has ever worn a gown to the Oscar red carpet before.
Needless to say, we truly stan forever for our BELOVED Billy.
source : lifestyle