Stars coming up the stairs of New York, a much-awaited event after a year of pandemic-related lockdowns and cancellations. In line with the theme of In America: A Lexicon of Fashion, celebs are dressed in gorgeous, bold and flashy outfits as they arrive for the gala hosted by Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour. It raises funds for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute.
Vogue is share a livestream, co-hosted by actor and recording artist Keke Palmer and actor, writer and director Ilana Glazer. Palmer and Glazer have been greeting guests on the Met’s grand stages and providing commentary on a number of unique ensembles. Here are some standout looks.
And now, for the Peace Day Resistance: Rihanna. The icon everyone was waiting for finally appeared on the show, and did she bring it up. As the last celebrity to walk the red carpet, Rihanna ended the night wearing a Balenciaga overcoat and matching hat.
Not only that, he featured in the newIn these past 24 hours, the singer-actor rocked an almost unrecognizable look at the gala, not just thanks to her Iris Van Herpen outfit.
Camila Cabello, Shawn Mendes
The stunning couple brought flair (and more bare skin) to the proceedings, making their debut at the gala as a pairing in style.
The actor made waves a few weeks ago as Princess Diana. She looked even more charming in her playful Chanel interpretation of the In America theme.
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The rapper stole the show not once, not twice three There were times when he revealed several looks from Versace. Beginning with a royal outfit, she wore a gold armor suit and then a stunning body suit.
This is the weird one we’ve all been waiting for. The singer wore a sleek velvet dress, with … what can only be described as one of Shrek’s children. The green robot baby doll definitely shares her babysitter’s hair.
“In America, we set certain trends, especially in music,” Ocean told host Keke Palmer during her red carpet interview, giving the tiniest explanation for her assistant.
AOC wrapped itself in a literal fashion statement: an Aurora James, tuxedo-inspired dress adorned with the words: “Tax the rich.”
Supermodel Iman Abdulmajid was a certified show-stopper wearing a custom Harris Reed & Dolce Gabbana number.
Eighteen-year-old singer-songwriter Olivia Rodrigo made her Met Gala debut a memorable one with a sheer lace Saint Laurent jumpsuit.
Olympic gymnasts don’t do half-hearted work. She works out from thirds — wearing a three-in-one, 88-pound outfit that includes a skirt, mini-dress, black catsuit, and lots of Swarovski crystals.
JLo understood the assignment, tying her hat to Ralph Lauren in a luxurious leather and feather harmonized gown.
Megan The Stallion
The rapper brought out ’80s prom vibes with her classy pale pink number by Coach. As she raps in her Grammy-winning song Savage, “Classy, boogie, ratchet (yeah).”
The actor, one of this year’s Met Gala co-chairs, appeared in a casual-looking white ensemble featuring a satin tuxedo jacket, sweatpants and beige high-top Converse shoes.
The poet, co-chair of another program, arrived in a …