So, I know I am several days late to recap one of fashion’s greatest nights but I assure you, my post will be worth it by giving you a real inside look! The Met Ball, or you may know it as the social event of the season, takes place annually to raise funds for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute as well as an opening celebration for the institutes fashion exhibit. In attendance are the who’s who of the entertainment, art and fashion worlds. This year was no different, celebrities graced the red carpet in pure glamour, in honor of Charles James, who, according to WWD, is “Americas best-known couturier. Now, to get on to the important part, the fashion.
TOP 10 BEST DRESSED
1. Blake Lively- Gucci 2. Emma Stone- Thakoon 3. Beyonce- Givenchy 4. Kendall Jenner- Topshop 5. Anne Hathaway- Calvin Klein 6. Suki Waterhouse- Burberry 7. Emmy Rossum- Carolina Herrera 8. Leighton Meester- Emilio Pucci 9. Rachel McAdams- Ralph Lauren 10. Rhianna- Stella Mccartney
TOP 10 WORST DRESSED
1. Lena Dunham- Giambattista Vali 2. Lupita Nyong’o- Prada 3. Solange- Phillip Lim 4. Brie Larson- Prada 5. Katie Holmes-Marchesa 6. Kate Upton- Dolce & Gabbana 7. Sandra Lee- Dara Lamb 8. Zoe Saldana- Michael Kors 9. Donatella Versace- Versace 10. Kirsten Dunst- Rodarte
Now that we have established the ups and downs of the nights fashions. Ever wonder what it would be like to attend the Met Gala? Guilty, I dream of it every year. I came across this amazing video that gives you an exclusive look into the Met Gala and how it would feel to walk up that red carpet and reach your very own seat. Until you dreamers get your wish, this will have to suffice. Enjoy!