Oh, My, Heidi Klum's Dress ...

Twitter hasn't been kind
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Feb 28, 2016 8:04 PM CST
Oh, My, Heidi Klum's Dress...
Heidi Klum arrives at the Oscars on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles.   (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

In fashion, one day you're in and the next you're Heidi Klum on the Oscars red carpet in a one-sleeve Marchesa gown. The dress, which is various shades of purple, has launched a thousand snarky tweets that refer to everything from lost bets to drapes to, in the New York Post's words, Cinderella's fairy godmother. Mashable's headline likens the dress to a "bridesmaid disaster." St. Louis Post-Dispatch TV critic Gail Pennington takes it one step further: "Heidi Klum in a rejected bridesmaid dress in lavender. With two corsages." (More Heidi Klum stories.)

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