- 1 Met Gala 2018: Celebrities Share Spectacular Looks on Red Carpet
- 1.1 Rihanna wears a papal-inspired gown in honor of this year’s theme
- 1.2 “Fashion and religion have long been intertwined, mutually inspiring and informing one another,” curator Andrew Bolton said in a statement on The Met’s website.
- 1.3 Takeoff, Offset, and Quavo of American hip trio Migos arrive in vibrant tuxedos
The Met Gala, the benefit event for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute. Most of all, it is considered the highlight of New York’s social calendar, attracting fashion designers and stars from around the world.
So, It is known for its expensive tickets, exclusive guest list. And extravagant outfits that are based on a different theme each year.
In addition, This year, the theme is Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, Due to, which showcases how Catholicism has influenced fashion throughout history.
Celebrities hit the red carpet on Monday night, sporting papal-inspired gowns, chainmail costumes reminiscent of the Crusades and in singer Katy Perry’s case – oversized angel wings.
Rihanna wears a papal-inspired gown in honor of this year’s theme
Actress Olivia Munn dons a chainmail dress
Singer Grimes and her partner, entrepreneur Elon Musk. She wore a necklace based on the logo of his company, Tesla
Ready Player One and Master of None actress Lena Waithe in a veil inspired by the rainbow flag
Actor George Clooney arrives with his wife, Amal Clooney, who is a co-host of this year’s gala
“Fashion and religion have long been intertwined, mutually inspiring and informing one another,” curator Andrew Bolton said in a statement on The Met’s website.
“Although this relationship has been complex and sometimes contested. Because it has produced some of the most inventive and innovative creations in the history of fashion.”
Princess Beatrice attended in a purple, floor-length gown
Vogue Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour, who co-chairs the event, described her dress as “Cardinal Chanel”
Takeoff, Offset, and Quavo of American hip trio Migos arrive in vibrant tuxedos
Therefore, Actress Frances McDormand (L), Valentino designer Pierpaolo Piccioli (C) and actress Anne Hathaway (R) appear together on the red carpet
NFL quarterback Tom Brady and his wife, Gisele Bundchen, appear on the red carpet
Hence, Actress Diane Kruger arrives on the red carpet