7 Met Gala Looks That Turned Heads!
“In America: A Lexicon of Fashion,” an exploration of the nation’s sartorial identity and a deep dive into American ingenuity,” at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City Monday night.
The Met Gala is recognized as one of the biggest fashion nights in the history of red-carpet flash.
Every Met Gala is renowned for its theme or culture, and following in the same tradition, Met Gala 2021 paid tribute to American Fashion Style. The festivities of the night were themed “the party of the year,” “the Oscars of the East Coast.” Part two is yet to reveal with its own influential style next May however it will not be any less of a Gala itself.
The Gala is usually a Avant-garde focused. What is Avant-garde? It is a French word for advanced guard – the term refers to artwork, artists & movement regarded as innovative and aesthetic outfits.
We bring you the 7 Beautifully Bizarre Outfits from Met Gala 2021
1. Kim Kardashian – A Complete Undercover Balenciaga look
She stole the Met Gala 2021 spotlight by going completely undercover. Kim owned the title of splashiest fashion moments of 2021, her face was covered in an all-black head to toe Balenciaga ensemble a figure-hugging silhouette teamed with a ponytail and heels. Kanye west had an approach to her outfit of the night he encouraged Kim to push creativity and people’s imagination through variety in artistic approach.
2. Amanda Gorman- Symbolic Look Inspire by the “Statue of Liberty.”
An American poet Amanda Gorman cemented herself as a style star at the 2021 Met Gala. She was embellished in a royal blue Vera Wang dress with a sheer train and cut-out details on the back. She editioned the look with matching custom Stuart Weitzman heels, a book shaped clutch and a crystal Jennifer Behr headpiece. Her beauty look was empathized with tiny jewels around her eyes to complete the look. She quotes to reveal in her actual look of a “Statue of Liberty” holding a book identifies her personality of a book worm.
3. Iman- Rocky’s Blanket and the famous headpiece
This super model stepped onto the Met’s famous carpet in a massive gold feathered headpiece by designer Harris Reed. She settled a headpiece with a matching hoop skirt cage adorned with gold-painted feathers. This skirt was laminated over a strapless metallic gold jumpsuit, which she jeweled with strapless matching chandelier earrings, bracelets, and rings.
4. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in Brother Vellies
Alexandria promotes a message from her outfit in Met Gala 2021, she made a political statement, ‘Tax the Bitch’. Her concept to promote this strategy was consciously surrounding some of the most powerful and famous people in the world, what else could have been a better medium to convey her message about taxing the rich. Why, to have it on her red dress? This democratic activist wore a white gown by Brother Vellies, splashed with the political slogan across. The outfit was finished touch with a pair of red shoes from Brother Vellies, with long laces and bright flowers along the heel. Her bag also states “tax the rich” to drive the message home. Ocasio-Cortez the only politician to attend the Met Gala.
5. Billie Eilish- Old Hollywood Glam, “Holiday Barbie”
She dolled up wearing a low-cut blush pink tulle gown designed by Oscar de la Renta, gracefully draped over the Gala carpet also her short bob blond hair framing facial boundaries, giving a Marilyn Monroe vibe. Moreover, Billie Eilish wore her Oscar de la Renta Met Gala dress on one condition – she convinced the designer to go completely fur-free before she stepped out onto the red carpet wearing her gown!
6. Kendal Jenner- “Ultimate Naked Dress”
Kim Kardashian decided to cover up for the Met Gala red carpet, her younger sibling Kendal decided to show some skin. Her dress was designed by non-other than Givenchy, hot couture known as one of the most daring dresses of the night, but Kendal Jenner revealed the inspiration. Jenner’s sparkly outfit featuring the diamond choker matched what Hepburn wore in the classic 1964 film.
7. Gigi Hadid – Thigh-High leg slit
Gigi was seen without her partner Zayn Malik this time to Met Gala 2021. She wore Prada’s column white gown with a thigh-high slit in the back in contrast with the leather gloves. She styled her hair into a high ponytail the color was redder than it has ever been.
Some Met Gala Twitter Love For You!
Gigi making it count!
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Most tweeted celeb!
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This one is surely not a miss!
And that’s it, our top 7 Bizarrely Beautiful Met Gala Picks – what’s yours?
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