Harry Styles’ Grammy vogue: Rainbow jumpsuit divides social media

Written by Oscar Holland, CNN

Harry Styles had an evening to recollect. Not solely did he take dwelling two Grammy Awards on Sunday night, however he additionally served up a number of the ceremony’s most talked-about outfits.

The former One Direction star started the night time in a plunging technicolor jumpsuit that exposed a set of butterfly and hen tattoos on his in any other case naked chest. The colourful harlequin sample was dropped at life by Swarovski crystals, whereas the legs of the glowing garment flared out over a pair of white boots.

Harry Styles in a rainbow-colored harlequin jumpsuit by Egonlab and Swarovski. Credit: Amy Sussman/Getty Images

Though Styles typically opts for red-carpet seems — and certainly jumpsuits — by Italian label Gucci, this one was designed by Egonlab, an rising French model recognized for its genderless creations.

The outfit divided social media, with feedback starting from “he can literally wear anything” to “looks like he forgot the jacket.” Others dubbed the look an instance of “clowncore,” whereas the singer additionally drew comparisons — each favorable and disparaging — to 2 of Britain’s most flamboyant pop icons: Elton John and David Bowie.

Jumpsuits have turn into one thing of a signature search for Styles, who commonly wore them on stage throughout his Love On Tour. It was no shock, subsequently, that he had a second one prepared for his much-anticipated Grammys efficiency.

Harry Styles in jumpsuit number two as he performs "As it Was."

Harry Styles in jumpsuit quantity two as he performs “As it Was.” Credit: Mario Anzuoni/Reuters

Taking the stage for a rendition of hit music “As It Was” (which you will keep in mind featured a video of the singer carrying a — you guessed it — sequined crimson jumpsuit), the star opted for a much less revealing, although no much less exuberant, quantity.

The efficiency drew a standing ovation from Taylor Swift, and his silver fringed design gained plaudits on-line, too, although Twitter customers additionally in contrast it to a embellished Christmas tree and a pair of metallic fringe curtains.
Harry Styles accepts the Best Pop Vocal Album award for "Harry's House."

Harry Styles accepts the Best Pop Vocal Album award for “Harry’s House.” Credit: JC Olivera/WireImage/Getty Images

Styles, who is understood for daring and gender-fluid vogue, opted for one thing extra formal to gather his awards. Taking the stage to scoop up the coveted Album of the Year and Best Pop Vocal Album for “Harry’s House,” he seemed dapper in a cropped white swimsuit jacket and wide-legged tan-colored pants.

Even then, he could not assist however carry some sparkle to the outfit in a shimmering low-cut high.

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