It’s the first Monday in May and while it might signal that this year is gaining momentum like a runaway freight train, Monday, May 1 means only one thing: Met Gala fashion.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual fundraiser for the Costume Institute takes the world by storm with celebs wearing elegant outfits and gracing the steps that lead down Fifth Avenue. However, not everyone can attain an invite just like that Since 1995, the guest list and table seating chart have been curated by Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, with only around 600 people making the list each year. This year’s exhibition, “Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty,” celebrates the late designer’s work at Balmain, Patou, Chloé, Fendi, Chanel, and his eponymous label in some 150 glorious pieces. Lagerfeld was also a frequent guest at the Met Gala.
The now-iconic event was started in 1948 by fashion publicist Eleanor Lambert as a fundraiser for the Costume Institute. In 1973, the Met Gala introduced its first theme, “The World of Balenciaga.” Since then, the event has had dozens of themes that attendees, including actors, singers, models and social media stars, have had to follow as part of the Met Gala’s dress code, and it’s often pegged to The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Spring 2023 Costume Institute Exhibition.
Without further ado, here are the best Met Gala 2023 fashion looks from our favorite celebrities.
All the best celebrity looks from Met Gala fashion 2023.
Derek Blasberg – live stream host
Chloe Fineman – live stream host
La La Anthony, live stream host
Emma Chamberlain – special correspondent
Anna Wintour – Vogue EIC, Bill Nighy
Dua Lipa, co-chair
Penelope Cruz, co-chair
Roger Federer, co-chair
Rita Ora, Taika Waititi
Mary J. Blige
Priyanka Chopra, Nick Jonas
Nicole Kidman, Keith Urban
Sean ‘Diddy‘ Combs
Lil Nas X
Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin
Michaela Coel, co-chair
James Corden, Julia Carey
Leon Lai Yi
Suki Waterhouse, Robert Pattinson
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