Superheroine of the Night: Cyndi Lauper

I am a child of the eighties so obviously I think Cyndi Lauper is a superheroine. But look what she wore for the 2014 Grammys:

Cyndi Lauper

THAT is heroine chic. And she KNOWS it, too.

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Superheroine of the Night: Bonnie McKee

Sometimes at awards shows, especially ones where the network sends out absurd memos banning “puffy” skin, stars show up in crazy fashion that says “I’mma trying too hard”. But sometimes the crazy is honest self-expression.

an image of Bonnie McKee at the Grammys 2013

I think Bonnie here falls into that second category. Her hair is CRAZY. But it’s her hair. She plays with it. That’s her thing. Looking closely:

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Princess of the Night: Rihanna

If this isn’t a picture of a modern fairytale princess, I don’t know what is:

an image of Rihanna at the Grammy Awards 2013

Rihanna in vintage Alaia

It could be a movie poster. Coming soon to theaters near you: Rihanna is ROSE RED in the updated fairytale classic.

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Superheroine of the Night: Florence Welch

The Grammys are special; approaching heroine chic is sorta the standard. But it’s a tightrope walk (username shout out!). First, let’s talk about Ciara:

This is heroine chic. But it screams “trying too hard”. The way anything Lady Gaga wears screams “Lady F***ing Gaga”. So they’re both out of the running here.

Here’s Haley Williams:

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