NEW YORK — The colour red done a thespian uncover Monday night in a grand march of conform during a Met Gala, including co-chair Katy Perry’s look, as did glittery bullion and blue feathers on a behind of Blake Lively. But many of a night’s highlights were focused on luminaries who channeled honoree Rei Kawakubo, including Rihanna encased in fluttery petal-like pieces, her hair high on her head.
Perry wore a potential dress combined usually for her by John Galliano, while Pharrell’s wife, Helen Lasichanh, wore one of Kawakubo’s avant-garde, bulbous and armless jumpsuits.
While some of a celebs from a worlds of film, TV, fashion, sports and song were desirous by a fashionable work of Kawakubo, others done a dash in some-more classical looks, including Jennifer Lopez in 1950s elegance, a baby blue Valentino robe by Pierpaolo Piccioli.
Perry wore a china conduct square and black accents around a eyes with an festooned nap cloak layered over a red tulle and silk perfect dress, her sleeves elongated in a curtsy to Kawakubo, all by Maison Margiela Artisanal.
Music noble Diddy, meanwhile, laid down on a runner to watch partner Cassie poise in a black robe with a huge, spikey sight she wore with large, glittery ear cuffs. He wore an detailed garment in a spider web pattern that carried over to his Rick Owens tuxedo.
“It took a half-hour to get ready. We dress like this on a weekends,” he joked.
Speaking of a weekend, Selena and her date — The Weeknd — smooched on a runner in a classical white, smoothly detailed robe from Coach engineer Stuart Vevers. Madonna went for immature camo, Tracee Ellis Ross in stately blue and Kim Kardashian West in understated, long-sleeve white from Vivienne Westwood. Haley Baldwin wore a tradition Carolina Herrera two-piece demeanour in powder pinkish with an detailed deceive and sequence choker.
Kylie Jenner was whisked adult a stairs in a divulgence perfect bullion Atelier Versace gown, her bullion thatch styled sealed to her head. Sister Kendall Jenner dumbfounded in a divulgence black demeanour lonesome in 85,000 hand-painted crystals from La Perla Creative Director Julia Haart. It enclosed a far-reaching erratic cut from shoulder to next a waist and took some-more than 160 hours of work by 26 craftsmen in 5 cities, a engineer pronounced in a statement.
Lasichanh, her blond hair high on her head, smiled from within her signature Kawakubo suit. Claire Danes also channeled a Japanese designer, whose work is featured in a Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute’s open exhibition, “Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art of a In-Between.” The sleeves of Dane’s flurry of ruffles in a white blouse extended good over her hands, interconnected with a elementary span of black pants.
Vogue’s Anna Wintour kicked off a star-studded celebration a bit progressing as one of a evening’s co-host. The celebration feeds a annual bill of a Costume Institute. Wintour opted for encrusted bullion and ostrich feathers from Chanel and pronounced of Kawakubo and her brand: “She’s a genius. Not usually does she consider outward of a box, she doesn’t acknowledge a box.”
Priyanka Chopra’s floor-sweeping ditch cloak dusk robe from Ralph Lauren took adult a lot of genuine estate on a carpet, that is indeed blue this year. Solange Knowles also wore a cloak dress, a quilted down-filled puffer demeanour with a sight from Thom Browne, finish with a span of his ice skate-inspired booties.
Lilly Collins, her hair in a black, banged stand with dim red lips, paid loyalty to Kawakubo in a black strapless bodice interconnected with a high-waisted full dress in pink.