So, Monday night marked the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit - otherwise known as the Met Gala. While there is no “theme” per say, attendees are often encouraged to interpret the featured exhibit, which this year was “Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology.”
I loved Emma Stone’s Prada dress because it made her seem like a badass gladiator woman! Also, I’m really loving the dark hair on her.
Kate Hudson also wore white (Atelier Versace to be exact), but her dresses offered a lot of graphical details, which I felt played into the the technology theme without being too literal.
Kendall Jenner’s Atelier Versace dress also had a lot of interest to it, while Amandla Stenberg rocked this burgundy Calvin Klein pantsuit!
One thing that stood out to me was the amount 90s influences I saw on the red carpet. At first I thought the theme was punk again because so many people really channeled the decade — Jennifer Connelly in Louis Vuitton, Dakota Fanning in Nina Ricci, Selena Gomez in Louis Vuitton, and Alicia Vikander in Louis Vuitton to name a few.
This is perhaps the easiest trend from the night to incorporate to your everyday life. Here’s a few options…