5 Things To Know This AM — May 09 2012

It's hard to choose what we love more: the Met Ball red-carpet snaps or the behind-the-scenes moments that are equally beautiful. Take the journey, starting the day before the event, with Clare Waight Keller, Chloé’s creative director, as she dresses models Suvi Koponen and Bonnie Chen. (The Coveteur)
Still scratching your head about Mother's Day? Here's a simple DIY gift idea that mom wont have to tack onto the fridge. (Stylelist)
Azealia Banks sports a 'do that reminds us of our grandmother in Dossier Journal. And, she pulls it off pretty well, too. (Fashion Gone Rogue)
With so many brand names attached to the Met Ball on Monday night — Prada, Schiaparelli, Vogue, Amazon — are businesses looking to the annual event as a major PR surge more so than anything else? One writer debates the business motives behind fashion's most exciting evening. (BoF)
When you start to feel sluggish, in the middle of your workday, here's a perk-you-up activity that everyone (well, maybe everyone) in the office can enjoy. Check out these works of Post-It art that must have left everyone taking notes on the back of their hands. (Trendhunter)

Photo: Via The Coveteur

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