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The story behind Gwyneth Paltrow's iconic Oscars dress
Fashion

The story behind Gwyneth Paltrow's iconic Oscars dress

There’s no doubt about it, the pale pink Gwyneth Paltrow Oscar dress create by Ralph Lauren is right up there with the best Oscar dresses of all time. In fact, it’s one of her most talked-about looks, period. No small feat considering it dates back to 1999. She wore it to the 71st Academy Awards, during which she picked up the Best Actress statuette for her turn in Shakespeare In Love. The bubblegum pink taffeta gown was created by Ralph Lauren, and featured spaghetti straps, a V-neckline and full skirt. The simplicity of the cut means it has stood the test of time, while symbolising everything that was iconic of that fashion era. The actress wore it with a matching pink shawl and a Harry Winston diamond choker, bracelet and earrings set. It’s said that at the time, Gw...
Uh-Oh! Gwyneth Paltrow's Most Eyebrow-Raising Goop Moments 
Celebrity

Uh-Oh! Gwyneth Paltrow's Most Eyebrow-Raising Goop Moments 

In Goop we trust? Gwyneth Paltrow has courted controversy since launching her wellness and lifestyle brand, Goop, in 2008. What started as a weekly newsletter from the Clean Plate author, grew to an expansive website that spawned a fashion line, wellness products, recipe portal, podcast, magazine and health summit, among other projects. “We operate from a place of curiosity and nonjudgment, and we start hard conversations, crack open taboos, and look for connection and resonance everywhere we can find it,” Goop’s website reads. “We don’t mind being the tip of the spear — in short, we go first so you don’t have to. We’re glad you’re here.” Since its launch, Goop has released a few controversial products, including the Jade Egg (it is claimed to increase sexual energy when placed in one’s...