Met Gala: The best weird and wonderful fashion as celebrities return to the red carpet | Ents & Arts News
Social media stars including Emma Chamberlain and Addison Rae were part of a Met Gala hosted by young people on Monday night to celebrate the best in high fashion.
This is a first for the annual affair, which returned after a sabbatical year due to the COVID-19[female[feminine pandemic, an array of TikTok stars, YouTubers and influencers showed up for the sartorial extravaganza at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
The event delivered its usual mix of the weird and the wonderful, as the stars celebrated the theme of America: A Fashion Lexicon.
YouTube vlogger Emma Chamberlain, 20, made an early entrance and climbed the famous Met stairs in an asymmetric cutout Louis Vuitton dress, while TikTok star Addison Rae portrayed old Hollywood glamor in a long red dress .
Meanwhile, U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris’s daughter-in-law Ella Emhoff, 20, also made her Met Gala debut at the star-studded event in a sporty red ensemble with sneakers from Stella McCartney for Adidas. .
Japanese tennis star Naomi Osaka, 23, wowed in a colorful dress from Louis Vuitton.
Other young stars who graced the exclusive event included Madonna’s daughter Lourdes Leon in a custom Moschino dress, US Open champion Emma Raducanu in Chanel, and the late Kobe Bryant’s daughter, Natalia Bryant.
There were a few Met Gala veterans of note, including reality TV star and businesswoman Kim Kardashian West – who looked unrecognizable in a black-masked piece by Balenciaga, who didn’t miss a beat. turn heads.
She was accompanied by a man wearing a blackout hoodie, originally believed to be her ex-husband Kanye West, but Vogue.com later said it was Balenciaga designer Demna Gvasalia.
Rihanna, one of the Met Gala’s most anticipated stars, arrived late in fashion in an oversized black coat dress, topped with a beanie, and attended the event with rapper A $ AP Rocky.