SHE wore an outfit inspired by Prince
- SHE wore a custom hoodie set from Dundas with a flowy cape and a semi-sheer jumpsuit.
- The words of HER’s nominated song were inscribed on the hem of the cape and pants.
- Designer Peter Dundas said SON’s look was inspired by the outfit Prince wore to the 1985 Oscars.
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SHE brought the drama to the 2021 Oscars red carpet on Sunday, gorgeous in a blue ensemble inspired by the late Prince icon.
The 23-year-old singer, nominated for Best Original Song for her track “Fight for You,” sported a custom hooded creation by Dundas that had a flowing cape and sparkled from head to toe.
HER’s semi-sheer jumpsuit featured wide leg pants and was covered in sparkly embellishments to match her cape and hood.
The lyrics of HER’s nominated song – which is featured in “Judas and the Black Messiah” – were engraved on the hem of the cape and pants.
She paired the dramatic ensemble with round purple sunglasses and worn her hair to one side in a wavy style.
Designer Peter Dundas said In the style this SON look was inspired by the outfit Prince wore to the 1985 Oscars, where he won Best Original Score for “Purple Rain”.
“SHE expressed how inspiring Prince was to her and laid the foundation for her musical identity,” said Dundas.
HER stylist Wouri Vice said they also wanted to channel Prince’s âwinning energyâ.
âHer mom always wanted her to wear blue on the carpet and we thought this was the perfect opportunity,â Vice told InStyle. “The ultimate goal of any red carpet is to make your customer shine.”
Dundas said he added the lyrics to his outfit because he wanted the ensemble to “feel like armor.”
âWords have such great power and it’s impossible not to feel touched by the important and impactful message of strength and justice behind the song, especially given what is going on in the world right now,â at -he adds.