Taking place since 1948, the Met Gala is always a hot topic when it comes to bold and brilliant fashion. The Costume Institute Gala held at New Yorks Metropolitan Museum of Art is the biggest fashion fundraising event each year. First set up to encourage donations from New Yorks high society, today the famous come together to raise money for the Mets Costume Institute.
The Met Gala Best Dressed
The 2019 Met Gala theme was centered around the idea of new exhibition. Here are the celebrities that best incorporated this
1.Celine Dion - wearing Oscar de la Renta. Dion wore a glitzy dress made from 18 panels, with embroidery that took a total of 3,000 hours to create. 2.Kylie and Kendall Jenner - wearing Versace. With Kylie in lilac and Kendall in coral-orange, these two looked like Vegas showgirls on the night. 3.Ciara - wearing Dundas. In bold emerald green, allover embellishment and feathers, Ciara finished the look with embellished gloves, belt and choker. 4.Saoirse Ronan - wearing Gucci. Gucci was the sponsor of the evening, and Saoirse showed there was good reason why. She wore a red sequin dress with oversized shoulders and embellishment. 5.Kacey Musgraves - wearing Moschino. Kaceys dress was Barbie style pink in leather, with matching Barbie accessories including a bag shaped like a pink plastic hair dryer. 6.Cardi B - wearing Thom Browne. In possibly the largest dress of the evening, Cardi B worse about ten feet of tulle and silk organza. This was topped with around 30,000 dyed feathers in a wonderful burgundy shade.
Evening dresses inspired by the Met Gala
Halter Neck Tulle Embroidered Maxi Dress in Nude
Inspired by: Anna Wintour This pretty long evening dress certainly has the wow factor, while keeping things classic in a soft shade of nude. The
Halter Neck Tulle Embroidered Maxi Dress in Nude - £58, features embroidered flowers all over and a flattering fishtail cut.
Bardot Crossover Jumpsuit in Navy
Inspired by: Kris Jenner This timeless style is a classic and is perfect for a number of occasions. As a great alternative to an evening dress, the
Bardot Crossover Jumpsuit in Navy - £45, is nipped in at the waist and features a tailored cut on the leg.
Sequin and Mesh Maxi Dress
Inspired by: Constance Wu Elegant and sparkly, this
sequin dress is sure to turn heads at any evening event. Ideal if youre looking for the timeless occasion dress, the
Sequin and Mesh Maxi Dress - £85, is super flattering and stylish. With the embellishment focused to the top, the dress skims the figure, rather than hugging it.
Knot Front Halter Neck Maxi Dress in Black
Inspired by: Fran Summers This classic evening dress has been updated for the 21st century with a sexy thigh split and halter neck. A flattering black dress is a must for any girls wardrobe. The Knot Front Halter Neck Maxi Dress in Black - £55, draws attention to the waist with the knot detail, and elongates the figure.
Starburst Effect Maxi Dress in White
Inspired by: Abbey-Lee Kershaw This show stopping number features head to toe embellishment and is a real statement dress. Ideal if youre looking for a sequin dress in a classic colour, the Starburst Effect Maxi Dress in White - £89 is timeless yet modern at the same time. With a 1920s feel, this stunning evening dress is sure to impress. If youre looking for a mini dress for a special occasion, try the Starburst Effect Mini Dress in White - £69.
One Shoulder Sequin & Chiffon Maxi Dress in Peach
Inspired by: Regina King
In a lovely warm peach, the One Shoulder Sequin & Chiffon Maxi Dress - £89, has a Grecian appeal. With sequins all over and s chiffon skirt, this evening dress is made unique with the one shoulder and scarf detail.
Cowl Neck With Strappy Back Maxi Dress in Blush
Pleated Bodice Sequin and Chiffon Maxi Dress in Mint
Inspired by: Alicia Keys Make a statement in mint green sequins, in the Pleated Bodice Sequin and Chiffon Maxi Dress in Mint - £69. This sequin dress is truly unique. In a beautiful shade with off the shoulder sleeves and pleating detail to the bodice, reflect your personality and stand out at special occasions.
Sequin Bandeau Maxi Dress in Champagne
Criss Cross Back Sequin Maxi Dress in Lavender
Inspired by: Kylie Jenner Lavender is a fantastic shade for the season ahead, so why not choose this colour for evening dresses? Go for head to toe sequins with the Criss Cross Back Sequin Maxi Dress in Lavender - £69. The open back and ruffle detail add the wow factor to this already stunning dress. For another lavender option, try the Sequin and Chiffon Mini Dress in Lavender - £52. Long sequin dresses arent the only choice for special occasions, why not try a stunning mini dress instead?
Deep V Neck Metallic Maxi Dress in Gold
Inspired by: Gisele With loads of volume and pleating, the Deep V Neck Metallic Maxi Dress in Gold - £89, is part of our Stephanie Pratt collection. With a plunging neckline and low back, this sultry dress is perfectly balanced with a flowing skirt and neck detail. With so many amazing dresses at the Met Gala its easy to gain inspiration for evening dresses and occasion dresses. For more ideas, browse our full collection.