H.E.R. continued her custom of sartorially honoring music icons on the 2022 Grammys. The “Slide” singer walked the pink carpet sporting a kaftan jumpsuit impressed by Aretha Franklin’s costume on the 1976 American Music Awards. Customized-made by Dundas, the jumpsuit was manufactured from yellow and orange ombré chiffon and featured sheer, floor-grazing sleeves. The entrance was embellished prime to backside with gold beads and sequins, organized to resemble an enormous phoenix. She accomplished the look with sparkly platform sandals, spherical orange-tinted sun shades, and a easy silver diamond necklace.
Wouri Vice, H.E.R.’s longtime stylist, teased the artist’s Grammys look forward of the award present, telling POPSUGAR, “This Grammys look is a kind of moments the place you are like, OK, she’s evolving. She’s doing a factor, and we see it.” On being influenced by Franklin whereas piecing collectively the look, he added, “We got here again to somebody we have labored with earlier than, and what’s been created is completely stunning. She’s going to positively stand out on the pink carpet primarily based on coloration alone. She all the time appears like strolling sunshine, so it is assured to carry pleasure.”
H.E.R. has turn into fairly keen on paying tribute to music legends on the pink carpet. The star’s 2021 Oscars look, a purple caped jumpsuit additionally custom-designed by Dundas, was a nod to Prince’s type, whereas her sequin go well with on the 2021 iHeartRadio Music Awards was impressed by Elton John.
It is shaping as much as be an thrilling night time for H.E.R., who’s nominated in eight Grammy classes, together with track of the yr for “Battle for You.” She’s additionally set to take the stage for a efficiency throughout the award present. Forward, take a better take a look at her intricate pink carpet jumpsuit and the Franklin outfit that impressed it.