When it comes to fashion faux pas, turning up to a meeting in the same look as a friend–or much more serious still, a stranger–ranks quite together with the list, even in the age of twinning. Lovers and superstar mother-daughter duos often get a free of charge of charge go, but when two women wear one look, it can result in who-wore-it-better evaluations and needless pearl clutching. Making Elizabeth Olsen and Aubrey Plaza’s choice to wear the same Marc Jacobs minidress finally night’s premiere of Ingrid Movements West a eye-catching fashion moment.
Plaza and Olsen’s decision to activities coordinated outfits may have been motivated by the film’s storyline: Plaza takes on a woman enthusiastic about imitating Instagram influencer Olsen’s perfect life. Regardless of the plot, the outfit itself has a universally flattering charm. With its long sleeves, embroidered metallic discs, and A-line chop, it’s the type of fail-safe fashion choice made to make everyone feel their best. The costars needed their method of twinning one step further, with indistinguishable Sophia Webster Coco pumps and Anita Ko rings.
Needless to say, Plaza and Olsen aren’t the first women to have a major fashion instant in the same look. In the show of familial solidarity, Caitlyn Jenner and Kendall Jenner made a grand access to the Yeezy Season 3 demonstration at NY Fashion Week previous September using understated variations over a shredded turtleneck shirtdress. Mariah Carey and Whitney Houston poked fun at their diva images by showing an honor at the 1998 MTV Training video recording Music Honors in a “one-of-a-kind” dress. Even when the move isn’t designed, it can be an advantage; Sara Sampaio and Emily Ratajkowski inadvertently appeared to the 2016 Activities Illustrated get together in tangerine-color Cushnie et Ochs cocktail dresses and induced an Instagram experience.
Just as there is no shame in putting on white after Labor Day, or jeans to a formal event, the old guidelines about never arriving in the same clothing no more apply. When two different people happen upon a piece that makes them appear and feel good, it’s cause for party. Here, a roundup of the greatest celebrity red carpet twinning looks in recent history