As of this Wednesday, the co-chairs of the Met Gala were officially announced. It’s a reminder that fashion’s biggest night is around the corner once again. And soon, she’ll be flaunting her roster of star-studded guests and gorgeous themes.
The Costume Institute Benefit, known as the Met Gala, will take place this Monday, May 1, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. We offer the latest in spectacular looks.
Unlike last year’s broader ‘Gilded Glamor’ dress code, this year’s theme is a direct homage to the personage and late German designer Karl Lagerfeld. , you might be surprised by additional ensembles that showcase more obscure and freer takes (as long as they don’t deviate entirely from the theme).
Ahead, see everything we know about this year’s ‘Oscars in Fashion’ so far, including expected co-chairs and attendees at the annual fundraiser, dress code and themes, and how to watch from home. Please give me.
who is the host?
Dua Lipa was named one of this year’s co-chairs, along with actress Penélope Cruz, screenwriter Mikaela Cole, and tennis star Roger Federer, according to an official announcement on January 18. “See you on the first Monday of May at the #CostumeInstitute special,” Lipa wrote on Instagram.
what is the theme?
This year’s theme, ‘In Honor of Karl’, is dedicated to the legacy of Chanel’s late creative director, Karl Lagerfeld. You can expect the celebrity to make an appearance with an array of modern and vintage looks created by the German designer over his 65-year career.
The theme is associated with the Costume Institute Benefit’s spring exhibition, “Karl Lagerfeld: The Line of Beauty,” running May 5-July 16, featuring some 150 works by Lagerfeld and his correspondence. You can get a glimpse of the design sketch you want to make. The complex creative process behind collaborations with Balmain, Patou, Chloé, Fendi and of course Chanel.
who is participating?
Some of the celebrities expected to attend this year include Chanel’s beloved and longtime ambassador Margot Robbie, Lily-Rose Depp, Kristen Stewart and Margaret Qualley.
The full Kardashian and Jenner family is also likely to make an appearance like last year, along with the gala’s A-list mainstays Blake Lively, Ryan Reynolds, Rihanna, Hadid, and the Biebers. , Zendaya, who was unable to attend this event, may make an appearance this time.
How can I tune?
Event will be streamed trend‘s official website and Twitter page at 6:00 p.m. ET. (Tickets start at $30,000 and up if you want to attend in person.)
Check this space for the latest information.
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