Taking a cue from Mayer’s broody book of dressing, Swift was spotted in a jet black sheath with a smidge of sparkle at another event in the winter of 2009.Joined by Mayer, still sporting dark threads, Swift threw up her blond ringlets as she let her statement accessories — and mature man candy — steal the spotlight while she smiled by his side.See articles, videos, and pictures of Taylor Swift here.Taylor Swift’s relationship status isn’t the only thing that’s evolving these days.Late yesterday afternoon, a British tabloid published several photos of Taylor Swift kissing the actor Tom Hiddleston on a rock near her home in Rhode Island.Two weeks before that, Taylor Swift broke up with her previous white male companion, Calvin Harris (a DJ).
What may have seemed like a fun fling at the time turned into one of Swift’s most notable heartbreaks.Case in point: The Z100’s Jingleball performance in December 2009.While Mayer wooed the crowd at Madison Square Garden in black attire, complete with the cliche bad-boy leather jacket, Swift added a bold red lip to her flapper-inspired mini as she channeled her inner rock star on stage.And roughly 4.6 billion years before that, collisions in a solar nebula caused the formation of the sun and eventually, Earth.Why did these events happen in this particular order? Taylor Swift has been strategically employing famous boyfriends to shape her music and public image since it was legal for her to do so.After splitting with boyfriend Calvin Harris after 15 months of dating, the “Wildest Dreams” singer quickly rebounded with Tom Hiddleston weeks later.The surprising pair, who first turned heads during a dance-off at this year’s Met Gala, have been globetrotting in style over the past month.Yesterday, Swift rushed her tried-and-true formula. Before processing the Calvin Harris breakup through song, she let paparazzi photograph her being all cute and goals with a new man. The answer is in Caity Weaver’s excellent GQ profile of one Kim Kardashian. I don’t know why she just, you know, flipped all of a sudden.…In it, Kardashian discusses the drama surrounding the release of her husband Kanye West’s recent album, which contains the following line about Swift: “I feel like me and Taylor might still have sex/ Why? I never once think,[gasping] ‘What a derogatory word! It was funny because [on the call with Kanye, Taylor] said, ‘When I get on the Grammy red carpet, all the media is going to think that I’m so against this, and I’ll just laugh and say, ‘The joke’s on you, guys.While Swift experimented with edgier ensembles during her relationship with Harris, her style seems to experience a drastic evolution with every gent she dates.From the baby doll dresses of the Joe Jonas days to the sophisticated darling who would eventually catch John Mayer’s wandering eyes, each of the pop diva’s romances has come with its own wardrobe.