Blacklist Mr. Richard Blackwell (17 photos)

In Los Angeles at the age of 86 years died the most ruthless fashion critic Richard Blackwell (Richard Blackwell), best known for its annual list of the most tasteless dressed celebrities - «Mr. Blackwell's Ten Worst Dressed Women ».

Even Queen Elizabeth II at the time could not hide from criticism of Richard Blackwell. Mr. Blackwell described Her Majesty: "This palace Christmas tree or just a royal clown?»
In response, many of his "victims" recalls Blackwell about his failed career as a designer. According to them, criticizing, Blackwell settles scores with their more fortunate counterparts - the famous designers who create stellar outfits. But Richard Blackwell was offended and to himself also treated with irony: the autobiography he honestly called From rag to bitches - «From the mud - in the creature».

Past 2007 was the last year for the "list Blackwell." According to the critic, 2007 was "the most terrible in recent fashion history." In the first place Worst Dressed List 2007 Richard Blackwell put Victoria Beckham (Victoria Beckham). According to Blackwell, style Mrs. Beckham was a "series of skinny mini monstrosities". "Forget about fashion, when it comes to Posh Spice: enough to at least she was wearing a skirt," - said in conclusion, Richard Blackwell.

Paris Hilton (Paris Hilton) ranked first in the list of Blackwell in 2003, fifth in 2004, sixth in 2005 and shared the first place in 2006 with Britney Spears. Paris Hilton, according to Blackwell, there is no sense of style, and it is devoid of taste.

The late Anna Nicole Smith (Anna Nicole Smith) topped the list in 2002, and fell into it in 2004 (tenth place) and 2005 (seventh place).

Over the years, Richard Blackwell called Britney Spears (Britney Spears) «castoffs Madonna", "old Lolita" and "horror in the chaos of fashion." Britney Spears, who according to Blackwell, "deaf to fashion trends," tops the list in 2000, 2005, 2006. In 2001 and 2003, he took the second place, and in 2007, Richard Blackwell Britney Spears has decided to regret leaving my first time in recent years, without her name. "Britney has enough trouble, - said Blackwell. - I hope that the year 2008 will develop more successful for it ».

'Desperate Housewives' Nicollette Sheridan (Nicollette Sheridan) is listed only once, but soon became the "leader" - she took first place in 2004.

About Amy Winehouse (Amy Winehouse) Richard Blackwell says, "It looks like a real waitress at the diner on the highway: bush fleece top, small dots at the bottom." Amy Winehouse took second place in 2007.

Jessica Simpson (Jessica Simpson) Richard Blackwell dubbed "the curse of the worlds of fashion." She has received many "honor" to be named one of the most tasteless dressed stars 5th place in 2003, 3rd in 2004 and 2005, the 8 th place in 2007.

Obsorn Kelly (Kelly Osbourne) ranked second on the list of Worst Dressed List in 2002.

"The tragic sacrifice the pursuit of fashion," Lindsay Lohan (Lindsay Lohan) asked a "new standard of bad taste" in 2004 (second place in 2004), then continued in 2005 (ninth place), in 2006 (third place) and 2007 ( ninth place).

Mariah Carey (Mariah Carey) Blackwell called "a parody of fashion" and "queen of catastrophic kitsch". Result Mariah Carey - ninth place in 2000, twice in fifth place in 2005 and 2006.

One of the sisters Olsen, Mary-Kate (Mary-Kate Olsen) has been named Blackwell "toothpick after the hurricane." The result - a second in 2005 and third in 2007.

Christina Aguilera (Christina Aguilera), who, according to Blackwell, there is a "high-class" clothing, ranked sixth in 2000, ninth in 2002 and fourth in 2006. "No class, one vulgarity" - Richard Blackwell was categorical.

Courtney Love (Courtney Love), which Richard Blackwell compared with a jellyfish in the sun, are in the list in 2000 (eighth place), in 2003 (ninth place), in 2004 (fourth place).

Pretender to the title of the most tasteless dressed stars once visited a friend Victoria Beckham and Eva Longoria (Eva Longoria) - fourth place in 2005. «Gorgeous face, garish taste ... what a waste.»

"Chaos glamorous brands," singer Fergie (Fergie) took fourth place last year.

The list Blackwell visited and American singer Celine Dion (Celine Dion) - sixth place in 2003.

Duchess Camilla Parker Bowles (Camilla Parker-Bowles), according to Richard Blackwell, "dressed in a stylish smeared hard Yorkshire pudding." Moreover, the wife of Prince Charles can without exaggeration be called "Ugly Duchess" and "royal wreck", "in an absurd style of Camilla Parker Bowles to blame hat with feathers." The result - eighth place in 2001, second in 2006.


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