If you think that Superhero Costumes are reserved for the occasional fancy dress party then think again. Geek is definately the new sheek.
At the Mets Costume Institute Gala stars like Tom Cruise, Julia Roberts, Beyonce, George Clooney and the Olsens attended in their masses, to celebrate The Costume Institutes (New York) – ‘Superheroes: Fashion and Fantasy’ – designer exhibit. Here’s a little view of the action:
A quick look at the Preface and you’ll see how serious they take what they do:
“Fashion mirrors the superhero’s obsessive preoccupation with the ideal body, signaling changes, both subtle and obvious, in prevailing standards of perfection.”