Blacklash: colour of taste becomes colour of protest

A-list actresses who have chosen to dress in black as a mark of their disdain for hollywood’s sexual mores appear to have set the world of fashion on its head

14 January 2018 - 00:00 By SUE DE GROOT

In Hollywood, no one asks: "What are you wearing to the awards?" The correct question, as any A-lister knows, is: "Who are you wearing?" Things took an odd turn before the 2018 Golden Globes ceremony, however. Previously, standard answers to "Who are you wearing?" involved Dior, Gucci, Louis Vuitton and Calvin Klein (no longer Marchesa, after allegations that Harvey Weinstein forced stars in his employ to wear his wife's label).

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