Stylist Julie Ragolia Breaks Down Riz Ahmed and LaKeith Stanfield’s Oscars Style – E! On-line


E! Information: Can you share what a typical becoming seems like throughout the COVID period, and the preparation that goes into it?

Julie: “I’ve a number of the best assistants in numerous elements of the world, bless them, they’re unbelievable. I actually would not have completed half as a lot as I’ve completed you understand all through this complete season if it weren’t for them and their dedication and their persistence. I am actually grateful for having such an exquisite workforce.”

“It is difficult within the sense of, like, simply not having the ability to, you understand, contact every part. I’ve a really clear understanding of their textures and materials and tones, again once I could be at runway exhibits, however from actually specializing in that degree first, you understand, it is my job to know these items, whether or not they’re in my hand or not. I am simply an editor. All of it works out.”

“I am a tailoring nerd, I’m so OCD about tailoring. Along with my assistants, I am so grateful for having good tailors in numerous elements of the world too, as a result of they’re actually those who could make or break your look. So being so exact about tailoring, as I’m, it actually enabled us to nonetheless work by way of it. I’ve microscopic imaginative and prescient in terms of tailoring. Basically, it might be like, ‘All proper Riz, stand there,’ ‘All proper LaKeith, stand there.'”

E! Information: How is everybody feeling? Clearly, that is the one of many greatest nights in Hollywood, it is a large deal to be nominated and to be attending. How has everybody been feeling throughout your fittings?

Julie: “I feel everyone seems to be in good spirits, however but on the identical time aware of everybody else on this planet. There’s gratitude on all sides and that is the at the start vital factor.”

E! Information: What tendencies do you anticipate we might be seeing on the pink carpet tomorrow evening?

Julie: “I actually suppose the pattern might be extra of a private one, and a persona one. I feel this award season has put a deal with who all of us are as individuals and who all of us are on this planet right this moment. I feel the pattern might be much less about sporting specific kinds of issues or whatnot as a lot as it is going to be the pattern towards women and men being who they’re as individuals. No less than that is what the fellows I work with are centered on.”