The costume institute sanctified it’s love for fashion On Monday, May 7th, the Met Gala theme for this year was “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and Catholic Imagination.” This theme was designed to create a dialogue between fashion and the masterworks of religious art in the museum’s holdings, the show was presented in a trinity location: the Anna Wintour Costume Center, the medieval galleries at the Met’s Fifth Avenue location, and further uptown at the Cloisters
Actors, Musicians, Designers, Editors and every relevant person was in attendance at the Met Gala yet very few of them adhered to the theme. The Verdict is in, take a look at our Top Ten best dressed, they stayed true to the theme and also slayed in all their ensembles.
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Chad Wick Boseman
He was adorned in a white Versace ensemble.
She choose a couture sheer detail gown from Givenchy ss18.
Cardi did the most in a good way, we can not seem to choose who got our best dressed at the Met Gala, Rihanna or Cardi, these two queens stole the show. Cardi was styles by Jeremy Scot, she stepped out in a fully embellished Moscino
This was a Dolce and Gabbana affair, the entire fabric and embellishment, has us screaming, the fabric translated the entire theme in a ball dress. Marjorie Harvey slayed the entire look down to her accessories.
Gerald Leto, Alessandro Michele and Lana delrey
They were all adorned in Gucci, we couldn’t expect less from Alessandro. Gerald Letto wore a one button jacket with a velvet oversized lapel embroidered with three eyed golden angels, silk trousers, silk shirt with bow, embroidered liturgical stole and black leather Horsebit boots. He completed his look with an aged gold metal crown and two tiger head brooches in aged gold metal, enamels and crystals.
Lana Delrey on the other hand wore a custom silk cady and lace gown inspired by Our Lady of Sorrows by AlessandroMichele. The bodice features ‘The Seven Sorrows of Mary’ with the initials ‘LDR’ on the sacred heart. The skirt features hand stitched gold metal and colored silk thread embroidery inspired by baroque floral motifs and daggers with a pleated tulle and lace underskirt. Completing the look is a handmade headpiece with painted feathers and crystal halo and handmade antique glass stick representing the eyes of Saint Lucy
The exquisite Solange is glistening in Iris van Herpen Couture, at the MET Gala. Solange is known for her spectacular and urbane style so we were not surprised at her choice of outfit
Susie and Nick Cave
Susie wore GucciFW18 velvet crew neck gown with knotted draping detail on the sides and asymmetric hem with velvet hat with ribbons, velvet long gloves, and braided sandals by Alessandro Michele. Nick wore a custom Gucci wool mohair two button three-piece suit with an evening shirt, grosgrain tie, lurex socks and python loafers with Horse bit detail.
Its Madonna, you wouldn’t expect less, she attended the Met Gala in a Jean Paul Gaultier ensemble. Her crown and all black ensemble caught our attention.