After virtually two years, the Met Gala is returning to New York. Tonight’s occasion is a celebration of the Costume Institute’s exhibition “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion,” curated by Andrew Bolton, the Wendy Yu curator in cost of the Costume Institute. Read extra about Bolton’s exhibition right here and save this web page for by-the-second updates from the Met Gala crimson carpet and the gala itself.
10:17 p.m.: See all motion contained in the 2021 Met gala slideshow right here.
Inside the 2021 Met Gala
10:10 p.m.: A$AP Rocky and Rihanna arrive fashionably late: He’s carrying ERL spring 2022 by Eli Russell Linnetz; she’s in Balenciaga by Demna Gvasalia.
8:26 p.m.: Frank Ocean wears customized Prada x Homer. His date? A robotic child.
9:25 p.m.: Laura Harrier arrives because the date of designer Joseph Altuzarra.
9:23 p.m.: Kid Cudi debuted neon inexperienced hair on the 2021 gala.
9:22 p.m.: Normani selected a marigold Valentino couture gown for the night.
9:21 p.m.: Hailee Steinfeld goes blonde for the Met gala, additionally debuting an angular bob that coordinates together with her Iris Van Herpen gown.
9:20 p.m.: Erykah Badu was dressed in layers of suiting by Thom Browne.
9:17 p.m.: US Open champion Emma Raducanu wears Chanel for her first-ever Met gala.
9:13 p.m.: Natalia Bryant wears a bubble gown by younger American designer Conner Ives.
9:11 p.m.: Margaret Qualley was the bride at this summer time’s Chanel high fashion present. Today, she selected Chanel for the Met.
9:10 p.m.: Whoopi Goldberg attends as a visitor of Valentino, carrying a ruffled violet cape designed by Pierpaolo Piccioli
9:04 p.m.: Carey Mulligan’s shiny pink Valentino gown comes with its personal cape.
9:05 p.m.: Emily Ratajkowski is the most recent visitor to check out the crimson gown development tonight. Hers is Vera Wang.
9:03 p.m.: West Side Story star Rachel Zegler dons a customized Christian Dior look.
9:02 p.m.: Lily-Rose Depp selected a Chanel couture gown for her second Met gala.
9:01 p.m.: Michaela Coel joins the friends contained in the gala carrying Balencaiga.
9:00 p.m.: Hunter Schafer wears an archive-inspired Prada look with white contacts and a spider face adornment.
8:59 p.m.: Rosalía is in full Rick Owens on the Met gala tonight, together with shoulder-length gloves and platform boots.
8:58 p.m.: Regina King attends the Met gala with Michael Kors, carrying a customized look by the designer.
8:55 p.m.:Lili Reinhart’s pastel pink gown by Christian Siriano is dotted with tons of of fake flower petals.
8:54 p.m.: Zoe Kravitz does the bare gown her manner, in customized Saint Laurent.
8:53 p.m.: Ariana Debose, who carried out on the Michael Kors spring 2022 present, wears customized Michael Kors.
8:52 p.m.: Tessa Thompson wears an Iris Van Herpen minidress up the steps of The Met.
8:51 p.m.: Surprise! Vittoria Ceretti has gone blonde for the 2021 Met gala.
8:50 p.m.: Kate Hudson takes a web page from the runways and pairs a bralette with a feathered jacket.
8:49 p.m.: Kendall Jenner arrives with Givenchy’s Matthew Williams. She’s carrying customized Givenchy.
8:47 p.m.: Cara Delevingne’s customized Christian Dior look has a message for males.
8:45 p.m.: Kristen Stewart pairs her Chanel look with a excessive ponytail.
8:43 p.m.: Gigi Hadid debuts crimson hair together with her customized Prada look.
8:41 p.m.: Kim Kardashian arrives in all-black Balenciaga—together with a balaclava—with Balenciaga artistic director Demna Gvasalia.
8:40 p.m.: Shawn Mendes and Camilla Mendes are carrying coordinating Michael Kors appears to be like.
8:37 p.m.: Winnie Harlow continues the bodysuit development and the Iris Van Herpen development.
8:35 p.m.: Tommy Hilfiger and Dee Ocleppo hold the American dream alive in crimson, white, and blue.
8:34 p.m.: Sharon Stone is in a Thom Browne look prompted by a gown Browne’s personal mom as soon as wore.
8:33 p.m.: Lupita Nyong’o’s customized denim look pays homage to the enduring American material.
8:32 p.m.: Teyana Taylor’s Prabal Gurung gown glitters as she walks up The Met’s steps.
8:31 p.m.: Simone Biles’s utterly crystal-covered Area look weighs 80 kilos.
8:30 p.m.: Tory Burch’s latest present paid homage to Claire McCardell; her gown continues the theme with minimalist stripes.
8:29 p.m.: Diane Kruger by no means shies away from a daring coloration or silhouette. Her neon inexperienced look by Prabal Gurung is popping heads on The Met steps.
8:28 p.m.: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s customized Brother Vellies look says Tax the Rich on the again.
8:27 p.m.: Hailey and Justin Bieber went easy on the crimson carpet tonight. She’s carrying Saint Laurent; he’s in his personal model Drew House.
8:26 p.m.: Gabrielle Union’s Iris Van Herpen gown is engineered to maneuver as she walks up The Met’s steps.
8:25 p.m.: Only Jennifer Lopez might make a Western-inspired Ralph Lauren ensemble look this glam.
8:24 p.m.: Olivia Rodrigo selected a Saint Laurent bodysuit with feather trim for its references to American punk music.613fea8985fedd87c54afb7f
8:23 p.m.: Taika Waititi and Rita Ora coordinate in matching Prada appears to be like.
8:22 p.m.: Ralph Lauren dressed Kacey Musgraves in a traditional two-piece set. Talking to Keke Palmer, Musgraves says her look displays her standing as “kind of a horse lady.”
8:21 p.m.: Alicia Keys’s traditional white shirt gown is complemented with clear crystals in her hair.
8:20 p.m.: Cynthia Erivo selected a streamlined white two piece set for tonight’s gala.
8:19 p.m.: Sisters Chloe and Halle Bailey are carrying appears to be like by sister designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy of Rodarte.
8:17 p.m.: Sienna Miller wears a blush Gucci gown and coordinating feathered jacket.
8:16 p.m.: Dominic Cooper tries out a shiny look in neon suiting.
8:16 p.m.: Jasmine Tookes debuts a pixie reduce on the Met gala.
8:08 p.m.: Mindy Kaling paired her aubergine coloured gown with a cinched black corset.
8:07 p.m.: Emily Blunt is in customized Miu Miu full with a constellation headpiece.
8:05 p.m.: Ciara is carrying her husband Russell Wilson’s quantity—3—on a sequin gown by Dundas. She’s additionally carrying his Super Bowl ring.
8:04 p.m.: Imaan Hammam delivers stars and sparkle in an embellished gown.
8:02 p.m.: Taylor Hill goes full goddess in a seafoam cut-out look.
8:01 p.m.: Chloe Fineman was on the Tory Burch present earlier this week and she selected Burch once more for her Met gala debut.
8:00 p.m.: Mary J Blige wears a golden Dundas gown with beading on her chignon to enhance the robe.
7:58 p.m.: Red is formally the colour of the night time. Megan Fox selected a lace up gown by Dundas.
7:57 p.m.: Jeremy O Harris selected a yellow look from Tommy Hilfiger for his second Met gala.
7:56 p.m.: From the runway to the Met crimson carpet: Kris Jenner’s Tom Ford swimsuit is contemporary from his spring 2022 present final night time.
7:55 p.m.: Louis Vuitton menswear inventive director Virgil Abloh could be the primary to put on rabbit ears to the Met gala.
7:52 p.m.: Vogue cowl star Precious Lee selected a customized Area look. She says it weighs 100 kilos and took 4 individuals to assist her dress.
7:51 p.m.: Diane von Furstenberg selected a column gown with a leopard crawling up it’s entrance. See has a coordinating leopard masks.
7:50 p.m.: What else would Donatella Versace put on than a customized Versace robe? Her look this yr is a structured white piece with a full skirt.
7:49 p.m.: Megan Rapinoe pairs crimson and blue—and her pink hair—on the crimson carpet.
7:48 p.m.: Lorde reveals some pores and skin—identical to on her October Vogue cowl—in customized Bode.
7:47 p.m.: Maluma channels a cowboy in a customized crimson Versace look.
7:44 p.m.: Chance the Rapper is in customized Ralph Lauren.
7:43 p.m.: Taraji P Henson makes the case for a crimson carpet jumpsuit in a totally beaded look.
7:42 p.m.: Pete Davidson is carrying Thom Browne, giving a “horny nun” vibe per his interview with Keke Palmer.
7:40 p.m.: Irina Shayk redefines the bare gown in a sheer floral quantity by Moschino’s Jeremy Scott, who’s her date for the night.
7:39 p.m.: Vogue’s September subject cowl star Lourdes Leon wears a customized Moschino look by Jeremy Scott.
7:38 p.m.: Tracee Ellis Ross is among the first to put on Demna Gvasalia’s Balenciaga couture debut.
7:38 p.m.: Kehlani wears a cropped swimsuit to her first Met gala.
7:37 p.m.: Steph Curry and Ayesha Curry coordinate in embroidered golden appears to be like.
7:35 p.m.: Zoey Deutch continues the gloves development in beaded lilac arm heaters.
7:34 p.m.: Madison Beer goes traditional in a slinky emerald gown.
7:33 p.m.: MJ Rodriguez stuns in a Thom Browne look comprised by a traditional white shirt and a corseted skirt.
7:25 p.m.: Karlie Kloss is the most recent star to put on crimson tonight; she’s chosen a gown by Wes Gordon for Carolina Herrera.
7:24 p.m.: They could be British, however Rose Leslie and Kit Harrington are embodying American chicness with their appears to be like.
7:23 p.m.: Elliot Page arrives in a easy Balenciaga swimsuit and inexperienced lapel pin.
7:22 p.m.: Kim Petras is carrying a horse bustier by Collina Strada. Designer Hillary Taymour says they’re representing horse ladies.
7:21 p.m.: Eiza Gonzalez retains the crimson development going sturdy in Versace.
7:20 p.m.: Dear Evan Hansen star Ben Platt believes in the ability of denim, platforms, and flares.
7.19 p.m.: Debbie Harry and Zac Posen arrived collectively, with Harry in an American flag gown by the designer.
7:18 p.m.: Megan Thee Stallion reveals slightly leg in a white frock by Coach.
7:17 p.m.: Iman partnered with designer Harris Reed on a dramatic Met gala look full with a headpiece.
7:16 p.m.: Kaia Gerber makes her Met gala debut carrying an up to date model of a 1981 Halston gown worn by Bianca Jagger. Gerber’s is by Oscar de la Renta.
7:14 p.m.: Storm Reid arrived in a bustier and skirt that she peeled off to disclose short-shorts beneath.
7:13 p.m.: In a Met gala first, Grimes has accessorized her Iris Van Herpen gown with a sword.
7:12 pm.: Jordan Roth by no means fails to dazzle on the Met gala. He wears Michael Sylvan Robinson.
7:08 p.m.: Supermodel Valentina Sampaio is sporting a caped embellished crimson gown.
7:07 p.m.: Rodarte designers Kate and Laura Mulleavy lent a fall 2020 ball robe to the exhibition.
7:06 p.m.: Amy Fine Collins, who donated a number of appears to be like in this yr’s exhibition, arrives in Thom Browne and a Hector Browne bag.
7:05 p.m.: Jennifer Hudson is channeling Aretha Franklin, who she portrayed in Respect, in a crimson robe.
7:05 p.m.: Serena Williams is carrying a silver sequin bodysuit and ombré pink feather cape.
7: 02 p.m.: And right here’s the ultimate search for Lil Nas X: a beaded Versace bodysuit.
7: 01 p.m.: Underneath Lil Nas X’s cape is a golden swimsuit of Versace armor.
7:00 p.m.: Lil Nas X takes a web page from Lady Gaga’s playbook with three Met gala crimson carpet appears to be like, all by Versace.
6:59 p.m.: Finneas is in a crimson swimsuit by Matthew Williams for Givenchy.
6:57 p.m.: Troye Sivan is arriving in a protracted black gown by Altu, Joseph Altuzarra’s new gender fluid assortment, with a leather-based armband and Rick Owens boots.
6:54 p.m.: Co-chair Naomi Osaka is carrying a gown designed by her older sister and Louis Vuitton’s Nicolas Ghesquière that honors her Japanese-Haitian-American heritage.
6:51 p.m.: Channing Tatum is in a tux, solo…for now.
6:50 p.m.: Saweetie’s crimson, white, and blue ensemble is by Christian Cowan.
6:46 p.m.: Met gala co-chair Billie Eilish is in customized Oscar de la Renta.
6:41 p.m.: Yara Shahidi’s customized Christian Dior by Maria Grazia Chiuri was prompted by Josephine Baker.
6:40 p.m.: Actress and director Rebecca Hall selected customized Batsheva for her Met debut.
6:37 p.m.: Actress Barbie Ferreira is carrying a pearl-encrusted gown by Jonathan Simkhai.
6:34 p.m.: Adrien Brody and Marchesa designer Georgina Chapman make their crimson carpet debut as a pair at The Met.
6:33 p.m.: Maisie Williams goes goth in an all black leotard with a prepare on the Met gala crimson carpet.
6:33 p.m.: Gossip Girl’s Evan Mock is sporting an archival swimsuit from Thom Browne and a ton of Lorraine Schwartz jewellery.
6:30 p.m.: Ella Emhoff is carrying a shiny crimson look from Stella McCartney, full with sneakers.
6:29 p.m.: Julia Garner is shimmering up the steps in a translucent Stella McCartney gown.
6:20 p.m.: Tonight’s gown code is American Independence, and Dan Levy is doing it dramatically in a map-printed swimsuit.
6:19 p.m.: Musician David Byrne is the primary of what we assume will probably be many friends sporting double denim on The Met’s steps tonight.
6:19 p.m.: James Corden and his spouse Julia Carey are chatting up Keke Palmer on the crimson carpet. Corden is carrying a Gucci tux.
6:14 p.m.: Co-chair Amanda Gorman complemented her cobalt Vera Wang gown with a silvery laurel wreath headband.
6:11 p.m.: Leon Bridges is paying homage to his Texan roots with a blue suede fringed jacket by Bode.
6:10 p.m.: Couple Brooklyn Beckham and Nicola Peltz are strolling up The Met’s steps. She is carrying Valentino.
6:07 p.m.: Timothée Chalamet, a co-chair of the 2021 Met gala, is carrying all white, Converse sneakers, and sweatpants. Chalamet calls his look “my homage to Chuck Taylor,” carrying a Rick Owens high and Haider Ackermann blazer.
6:04 p.m.: Instagram’s Eva Chen is carrying Christopher John Rogers, full with checkerboard opera gloves.
6:00 p.m.: Tom Ford, this night’s host, is contemporary off his spring 2022 runway present final night time. He’s carrying a velvet blazer with a white flower on his lapel.
5:58 p.m.: Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney of New York’s 12th District is right here carrying a robe in suffragist colours that includes white “ERA” letters down the entrance, and a cape embroidered with the phrase “Equal Rights for Women.”
5:55 p.m.: Heron Preston, who has two items in the exhibition, is carrying a swimsuit of his personal design.
5:52 p.m.: The Met Gala’s honorary chair Adam Mosseri and his spouse Monica Mosseri have simply arrived. Mosseri is the top of Instagram, which is sponsoring the exhibition.
5:40 p.m.: Bee Carrozzini is right here, carrying a teal Valentino robe.
5:37 p.m.: A marching band is on the crimson carpet to herald the arrival of gymnast Nia Dennis, who’s doing backbends and cartwheels up The Met’s steps. Dennis is carrying Stella McCartney.
5:26 p.m.: Keke Palmer has arrived in a glittery robe with lengthy sleeves and a excessive neck. Stay tuned for her debut on our Live Stream with Ilana Glazer shortly.
5:22 p.m.: Here’s Emma Chamberlain in a golden Louis Vuitton minidress with cut-outs on the aspect. Her customized look may be very paying homage to these proven at Vuitton’s resort 2022 present in Paris, with metallic embroidery overlaying the whole gown.
5:16 p.m.: Ilana Glazer is the primary to reach on the crimson carpet. She’ll be internet hosting our Live Stream from the crimson carpet with Keke Palmer, so anticipate to see quite a lot of her feathered sleeves.
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