Fashion’s largest night is lastly again after being cancelled in 2020 because of the COVID-19 world pandemic.
And the celebs made certain to herald their vogue A-game as they descended upon The Metropolitan Museum of Modern Art in New York City on Monday, September 13 for this 12 months’s Met Gala.
Keke Palmer, 28, kicked off the glitz and the glamour as she glided down the red carpet in a black glittery robe that showcased her toned again.
A goddess: Keke Palmer exuded glamor in a glittery black costume that featured a low again, revealing her sculpted body, as she kicked off this 12 months’s Met Gala on the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City on Monday, September 13, 2021
The Met Gala is lastly again after being cancelled in 2020 amid the pandemic. This 12 months it was pushed to September from its conventional slot on the primary Sunday in May.
The theme is In America: A Lexicon of Fashion and the occasion encompasses a heavy-hitting contingent of superstar co-chairs: actor Timothée Chalamet, musician Billie Eilish, poet Amanda Gorman and tennis star Naomi Osaka.
Honorary chairs for the night can be designer Tom Ford, sponsor Instagram’s Adam Mosseri, and Vogue’s Anna Wintour.
At simply 19, Billie will make historical past because the youngest ever co-chair of the celebrated occasion.
When the hosts had been first introduced, Vogue journal mentioned: ‘Each of the Met’s 4 co-hosts embodies the defining issue of American fashion: individualism.
Striking a pose: Keke Palmer, 28, kicked off the glitz and the glamour as she glided down the red carpet in a black glittery robe that showcased her toned again
‘[They have each] developed a definite visible language for their public personas, one that’s knowledgeable by the legacy of iconic vogue made within the USA.’
The must-have accent for all at this 12 months’s gala is a Covid-19 vaccine.
‘Currently, all attendees at The Met Gala on September 13 should present proof of full vaccination and also will be anticipated to put on masks indoors besides when consuming or ingesting,’ a spokesperson for The Met mentioned final month.
This 12 months’s gala can be a extra intimate affair, to be adopted by a bigger one on May 2, 2022. Both will launch a two-part exhibition, a survey of American vogue to be on view for virtually a 12 months.
Dazzling: Amanda Gorman, a poet and activist – and Met Gala co-chair – selected an electrical blue glittering robe with a crystal leaf headband
Sweet second: Brooklyn Beckham and fiancee Nicola Peltz shared a PDA second on the carpet
In America: A Lexicon of Fashion, opening Sept. 18, will have fun the seventy fifth anniversary of the museum´s Costume Institute and ‘discover a contemporary vocabulary of American vogue,’ the spokesperson added.
Part two, In America: An Anthology of Fashion, will open within the museum’s fashionable American Wing interval rooms on May 5, 2022, and can discover American vogue, with collaborations with movie administrators, by ‘presenting narratives that relate to the advanced and layered histories of these areas.’ Both elements will shut on Sept. 5, 2022.
Queen & Slim filmmaker Melina Matsoukas has been commissioned to create an open-ended movie to venture within the galleries, with content material altering in the course of the course of the exhibition.
The gala is a significant fundraiser, offering the Costume Institute with its major supply of funding.
As all the time, the reveals would be the work of star curator Andrew Bolton. Bolton has beforehand famous how difficult the previous 12 months had been for the style group.
‘It’s been extremely inspiring to see how designers have responded to the continuing challenges of the pandemic, how they’ve discovered new retailers to specific their creativity and new methods to current their collections,’ he mentioned.
Bolton added that many designers had been on the vanguard of the dialogue about range and inclusion: ‘The social justice actions of final summer season bolstered their dedication to those points and likewise consolidated their management in advancing the dialog.’
In addition to Matsoukas, different confirmed collaborators from the movie world embody cinematographer Bradford Young, whose tasks have included ‘Selma’ and ‘When They See Us;’ manufacturing designers Nathan Crowley and Shane Valentino; and Franklin Leonard, movie government and founding father of The Black List, an inventory of prime unproduced screenplays.
Here she is! Anna Wintour, US Vogue’s Editor-In-Chief and Met Gala chairwoman arrived in a patterned floral quantity with a mermaid fashion hem; Anna’s pregnant daughter Bee Shaffer donned a teal robe along with her child bump on show
Bold: Eva Chen, Instagram’s director of vogue partnerships, stood out in a neon patterned frock with checkered gloves
Statement: Broad City actress Ilana Glazer arrived in a feathered patterned frock; the star welcomed her first baby with husband David Rooklin in July
Handsome: Timothee Chalamet minimize a dapper determine in a white jacket however paired it with sweats-style bottoms and Converse sneakers
Sharp: Fashion designer Tom Ford, who’s an honorary chair for this 12 months’s Gala, seemed good in his tailor-made go well with with a velvet jacket, including sun shades
Unique: Actor Dan Levy donned a glance that featured maps of the United States, which was on level for this 12 months’s theme
Millennials: YouTuber Emma Chamberlain additionally received an invitation to the occasion, arriving in a cut-out gold and silver frock
Incredible: DailyMailTV’s Alicia Quarles seemed beautiful in a purple Pamela Rowland robe with footwear by Dior for the largest night in vogue