The Met Gala is again — and from the visitor listing to the crimson carpet, this 12 months’s ball was greater than ever earlier than.
After a number of pandemic-related delays, “style promenade” returned to its conventional spot on the primary Monday in Could for 2022, with “In America: An Anthology of Trend” because the night’s theme, “gilded glamour” as its costume code and a coterie of A-listers available to co-host, together with Blake Vigorous, Ryan Reynolds and Regina King.
And predictably, the carpet was fairly spectacular. Under, see our best-dressed picks from the night, together with Vigorous’s Girl Liberty-inspired Atelier Versace look, Kim Kardashian’s ode to Marilyn Monroe, Alicia Keys’ Empire State-minded Ralph Lauren robe and extra.
This gala co-chair completely understood the task. An homage to New York Metropolis landmarks, her Atelier Versace look included an Artwork Deco bodice impressed by the Empire State Constructing and a tiara and skirt that nodded to the Statue of Liberty — the latter fairly actually, by reworking from copper to inexperienced in the course of the crimson carpet. The prepare was even embroidered with the identical constellations painted on the ceiling of Grand Central Station.
Nodding to the evening’s “In America” theme in a really completely different means, the truth star paid homage to Marilyn Monroe within the actual costume the blond bombshell star wore to sing “Glad Birthday, Mr. President” to John F. Kennedy in 1962. Because the multimillion-dollar museum piece couldn’t be tailor-made, Kardashian misplaced 16 kilos in three weeks to suit into the historic garment — and even dyed her hair platinum to totally embody the “Some Like It Scorching” star. Now that’s dedication.
The “Empire State of Thoughts” singer repped the the concrete jungle the place desires are fabricated from together with her glowing silver Ralph Lauren robe and sweeping cape that includes the Manhattan skyline rendered in crystals. Let’s hear it for New York, New York, New Yoooork!
With its corseted bodice, lengthy lace sleeves and padded bustle, the Grammy winner’s pastel-hued Gucci robe was a becoming alternative for the Gilded Age-themed fête, and made Eilish appear like she’d simply stepped out of a John Singer Sargent portray.
“That is gilded glamour from the longer term,” the musician mentioned of their modern, shimmering Ralph Lauren robe, which included a silver striped hood and bib. Beautiful!
Cindy Crawford’s mannequin daughter, who attended the ball with boyfriend Austin Butler, appeared like an Artwork Deco goddess together with her waist-length curls and intricately sequined Alexander McQueen frock.
Dripping in oxblood Gucci sequins from her turban to her toes, the Oscar winner superbly captured the glitz and glam of Previous Hollywood. Norma Desmond can be proud.
The “Loopy Wealthy Asians” star lower a placing determine in her Louis Vuitton lampshade costume and Artwork Deco-style scalloped cape.