Justin Bieber: Co-Best at the MET Gala

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 16:59:02 May 5, 2015 16:59:02
Photos:
Larry Busacca/ Jamie McCarthy/ Dimitrios Kambouris/ Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ John Lamparski/ Getty Images

We can fight about everything else. But we can’t fight about this. There’s no debate. Even though it’s Justin Bieber… What he’s wearing here, custom Balmain by Olivier Rousteing is everything that the MET Gala was supposed to be last night. Double dragons up the sleeves? The double-breasted shirt?!?! The DOUBLE-BREASTED SHIRT!!! THE DOUBLE BREASTED-SHIRT!!! The fit of the pants? There is no Chinese person on this planet who isn’t down with this. Full Story

View All 19 Photos

Sarah Jessica Parker: Co-Best at the MET Gala 2015

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 16:46:16 May 5, 2015 16:46:16
Photos:
Dimitrios Kambouris / Kevin Mazur/ John Lamparski/ George Pimentel/ Getty Images

Bless her. She gets it. She gets it so much that she jokes about it. She jokes about all the crazy sh-t she’s worn in the past. She laughs about having to do yoga moves in the car on the way there just to accommodate the outrageous pieces she’s put on her body…on her head. So of course it was SJP who wore a Philip Treacy headpiece inspired by a ceremonial Chinese bride. Full Story

View All 9 Photos

Reese Witherspoon: MET Gala 2015 Worst Dressed

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 15:33:41 May 5, 2015 15:33:41
Photos:
TIMOTHY A. CLARY/ Jamie McCarthy/ Taylor Hill / Larry Busacca/ Getty Images

She’s the one I’ve been alluding to the whole time when asking the question – why are you there if you’re not there to play? Joanna described it as a state dinner dress. She’s right. Reese Witherspoon, in this red column, is going to the White House. It’s a fine dress for a White House dinner. Full Story

Zendaya: Best MET Surprise

Duana Posted by Duana at May 5, 2015 15:26:11 May 5, 2015 15:26:11
Photos:
JOCE /Bauer-Griffin GC Images / Larry Busacca /Dimitrios Kambouris /Rabbani and Solimene Photography /Getty Images

Zendaya is my best MET surprise. I mean, finally. This is what we’re talking about when we talk about the MET Gala. This is a COSTUME, but also a dress that you fervently wish you could wear in real life. She looks like the Khaleesi.  Yes, I know that this is not something that could work on someone who’s older than Zendaya, which is practically everyone. Full Story

View All 9 Photos

Solange’s Star Wars MET Pearl

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 15:03:25 May 5, 2015 15:03:25
Photos:
Kevin Mazur/ Larry Busacca/ Dimitrios Kambouris/ Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ Getty Images

YES, Solange. YES. This, as I’ve noted on several previous occasions, is what Solange should be putting all her efforts into. LOOK AT THIS BEAUTIFUL THING. Giles is the designer. And isn’t this exactly why fashion is art? The interpretation? Because a lot of people are describing this as sci-fi, an homage to yesterday’s May the Fourth. Full Story

View All 12 Photos

MET Cher, MET sheer, and the MET Beyonce distraction

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 14:34:44 May 5, 2015 14:34:44
Photos:
Ron Galella /Dimitrios Kambouris/ George Pimentel/ Jamie McCarthy/ Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ Getty Images

Can you imagine how excited Marc Jacobs must have been to dress Cher for the MET Gala? Cher, as we all know, is usually associated with one designer: Bob Mackie. Mackie is apparently too busy to design her costumes for her new tour, appropriately titled Dressed To Kill. She was broken up about it a couple of months ago. Full Story

View All 17 Photos

Rihanna clears out the MET

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 13:58:08 May 5, 2015 13:58:08
Photos:
Dimitrios Kambouris/ Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ John Lamparski/George Pimentel/ Karwai Tang/ Getty Images

This is the dress that spawned the memes. Google it. You’ll find pizza and Big Bird and more and yeah, of course. OF COURSE it should be memed. It was made to be memed. It was made to be noticed and admired and ridiculed. It was made to be a MOMENT. And it had to be HER moment. Rihanna. Who had to have most of the carpet and the staircase cleared out so that she could make her way in. Full Story

View All 12 Photos

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
Photos:
Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ Taylor Hill/ George Pimentel/ John Lamparski/ Getty Images

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

View All 11 Photos

The Clooneys first MET Gala

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 13:34:05 May 5, 2015 13:34:05
Photos:
Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ Dimitrios Kambouris/ Taylor Hill/ George Pimentel / Kevin Mazur/ TIMOTHY A. CLARY/ Getty Images

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

View All 18 Photos

Sienna’s red MET tuxedo

Lainey Posted by Lainey at May 5, 2015 13:22:07 May 5, 2015 13:22:07
Photos:
Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ Andrew Toth/ Dimitrios Kambouris/ Kevin Mazur/ Getty Images

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

View All 13 Photos

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
Photos:
Kevin Mazur/ Taylor Hill/ Rabbani and Solimene Photography/ Getty Images

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

View All 8 Photos