MET Gala 2015 Articles

Costume Institute (Met) Gala 2015 news, gossip, photos and video.

Anne Hathaway: Gold and hooded at the MET

Duana Posted by Duana at May 5, 2015 13:40:31 May 5, 2015 13:40:31
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This is what being disliked gets you: Freedom. I’m not joking. Anne Hathaway knows a bunch of people have decided they can’t stand her, as though this is the fourth grade. “Let’s all hate Anne today, OK?” This is not new news anymore, and I’m sure she’s gone through a wide variety of ways in which she no longer gives a f*ck. Full Story

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The Clooneys first MET Gala

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 13:34:05 May 5, 2015 13:34:05
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Ever since they arrived in New York I’ve been rubbing up the Gossip Genie for it, for Amal and George Clooney to show up at the MET Gala. How could it not happen? Anna Wintour was at their wedding. Anna had the Clooneys seated at her table. Anna Wintour supervised Amal’s fitting with John Galliano for Maison Margiela!   AMAL CLOONEY BEING FITTED BY JOHN GALLIANO FOR TONIGHT AT THE MET GALA. By @MarioTestino #MetByTestino #MetGala #AmalClooney #JohnGalliano @maisonmargiela Full Story

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Sienna’s red MET tuxedo

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 13:22:07 May 5, 2015 13:22:07
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This was close, I have to tell you. It was close to be the Best for me. And if it were any other year, or event, sh-t, it probably would have been. But this is why Sienna Miller is so worth waiting for. I want to remember this look. I promise to remember it all year and keep coming back to her as a standard for comparison. Full Story

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Mary-Kate & Ashley Olsen: So dark at the MET, lah

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 13:06:32 May 5, 2015 13:06:32
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I’ll channel Kevin Kwan’s Crazy Rich Asians & China Rich Girlfriend “Singlish” for this post about Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen who decided maintain their funereal style – which, ordinarily, I’m into – for the China MET Gala… Alamak! Such bad luck, lah. Full Story

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Jennifer Lawrence’s two MET dresses

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 12:55:16 May 5, 2015 12:55:16
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Hated what Jennifer Lawrence wore to the MET Gala main event, especially as one of the co-hosts. Is it limiting, this Dior deal? Duana wrote earlier about Emily Blunt, about assuming Emily was more fashion forward than she actually is because, hilariously, she was in Devil Wears Prada. And I feel like I’ve done the same with Jennifer because her personality is just so not aligned with what she’s been wearing. Full Story

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FKA twigs & Robert Pattinson: Penis & Tea Hands at the MET

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 12:32:10 May 5, 2015 12:32:10
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Larry Busacca/ Kevin Mazur/ Michael Stewart/ Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ Taylor Hill/ Getty Images

What did I say yesterday when I wrote about FKA twigs and Robert Pattinson making their red carpet debut at the MET Gala? I said I wanted her to go rogue. Well, she wore a Christopher Kane dress with a dick at the slit. That’ll do. When I was in London a couple of weeks ago, Lorella and I went to the Victoria and Albert Museum for the Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty exhibit. Full Story

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Emily Blunt: No MET Risk

Duana Posted by Duana at May 5, 2015 12:21:49 May 5, 2015 12:21:49
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You know I love Emily Blunt. And you further know Emily Blunt can take a fashion risk.  Well…. I wrote that sentence, and then I found myself in the position of having to back it up, and actually there isn’t that much. Like, she wore a bright green gown to the SAGs a few years back, and there’s a shot of her from one of the Your Sister’s Sisters premieres where she’s wearing what looks like the black and blue version of The Dress – but I realize that Emily Blunt is not actually the fashion risk-taker I have been giving her credit for. Full Story

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JLO’s MET Dragon

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 11:37:29 May 5, 2015 11:37:29
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Jamie McCarthy/ Larry Busacca/ Kevin Mazur/ Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ John Lamparski/ Getty Images

It’s Versace. But it could also have been Zuhair Murad. What’s the difference? Beading held together by pantyhose – who can tell it apart? Doesn’t matter if there’s a dragon because f-ck, I’m so over it. I’m so over JLO in these kinds of dresses. I’m so over “body-con” as a substitute for imagination. Full Story

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Madonna & Katy Perry: MET Moschino

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 11:30:42 May 5, 2015 11:30:42
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If you’d have asked me who I would have predicted to pull out the ching-chong eyes before the MET Gala, I would have told you Katy Perry. Dakota Johnson would not have been on my radar. Maybe it’s because I’m so surprised that Katy wasn’t offensive that I’m not totally offended by her outfit. Full Story

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Dakota Johnson: MET Eyes

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 11:19:32 May 5, 2015 11:19:32
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So… Dakota Johnson. In Chanel. Nothing in the dress speaks to the theme of the MET Gala. And then you look at her eyes. And because it’s the MET Gala and the theme is China: Through The Looking Glass, and her dress isn’t China at all, now I’m wondering if she and her makeup artist were like, we’ll just give you some slanty eyes and you’re good to go! I just spent several minutes looking at photos of her through the Fifty Shades press tour. Full Story

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Elizabeth Banks: No Effie at the MET Gala

Duana Posted by Duana at May 5, 2015 11:13:01 May 5, 2015 11:13:01
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I wish I loved this on Elizabeth Banks. That is, I do, on some level – the colour is perfect on her, and the cut-outs are cool while still being on trend. She looks fantastic, and the hair is fierce instead of glam, and she’s giving good face in the photos.   But I would be lying if I said this could stand up next to some of the incredible creations that have appeared on this carpet. Full Story

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