Met Gala 2019: Hottest Looks From The Red Carpet

First of all, what is the Met Gala?

The Met Gala is the biggest red carpet fundraiser for fashion. The event is known to deliver the most daring fashion statements whilst also raising funds for the Costume Institute at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. This charity benefits, being one of the biggest fundraisers cost at least $30,000 per head to attend. It is also known for its exclusive guest list.

This year, marking the 71st anniversary of the Met Ball, the event was graced by Hollywood’s A-lists and the campest, most extravagant fashion. The Met Gala 2019 was co-chaired by Lady Gaga, Serena Williams, Harry Styles and Alessandro Michele under the theme ‘Camp: Notes on Fashion’ inspired by photographer Susan Sontag’s 1964 essay, Notes on Camp.

In accordance to the theme, the costumes incorporate the idea of ‘irony, humour, parody, pastiche, artifice, theatricality and exaggeration.

Below are a few of the most daring looks from the red carpet.

 

One of Lady Gaga’s daring four outfits…

 

Serena Williams flashing a bright yellow with Nikes…

 

Alessandro Michele making a fashion statement…

 

Pretty in pink was, Anna Wintour, Chief Editor of Vogue…

 

Billy Porter was covered in gold…

 

Heartthrob, Harry Styles is just dashing in a black blouse and high waist pants…

 

Cardi B stole the show…

 

The silver lining of the day goes to Celine Dion…

 

Ezra Miller went all mystical with a mask on his hand and more eyes in his face…

 

Priyanka Chopra and Nick Jonas was definitely the Queen and King of the Met Gala…

 

The newly weds, Sophie Turner and Joe Jonas with their color coordinated their outfits…

 

As always, the Kardashians dressed to kill…

 

A sight for sore eyes, Rita Ora dazzling in gold alongside Mar Jacobs and Kate Moss…

 

Bringing the light to the Gala, Katy Perry dressed up as a chandelier…

 

When two heads are better than one for Jared Leto…

 

Nicki Minaj was a princess at a ball…

 

Jorden Ruth sure does know how to put on a show…

 

A star-studded event is incomplete without Donatella Versace and Jennifer Lopez…

 

Janelle Monae had four hats for the evening…

 

Now on when you see Barbie, you’re gonna see Deepika Pandukone…

 

A glorious smile by Lupita Nyong’o…

 

Dakota Johnson was a glittering pink fairy…

 

Oops! Too late, Hailee Steinfeld. That look deserves to be captured…

 

Ciara embraced the jade green like it as created for her…