The Met Gala or Met Ball is also formally called the Costume Institute Gala. This event is an annual fundraising gala for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York. It marks the grand opening of the Costume Institute’s annual fashion exhibit. Each year’s event celebrates a different theme of that year’s Costume Institute exhibition, and the exhibition sets the tone for the formal dress of the night since guests are expected to choose their fashion to match the theme of the exhibit. For the 2015 exhibit, the theme was “China: Through the Looking Glass”. The celebrity attendees dressed in ravishing reds and dazzling golds which both colors representing good luck in the culture. Want to see the celebrities’ fabulous dresses? Click on to see the 15 Met Gala Best Dressed Celebrities.
Zendaya Maree Stoermer Coleman or simply known as Zendaya is an actress, singer, and dancer. She started in the Disney channel sitcom Shake It Up as Rocky Blue. She has also starred in two films and played one of the lead roles in the film Frenemies as Halley Brandon and voiced Fern in the Pixie Hollow Games. Her breathtaking dress is a combo of plunging black velvet bodice and crimson silk duchesse asymmetric skirt with hand-embroidered with crystal and velvet sun motifs was pure magic. She rocks the dress for her age.
Ivanka Marie Trump the stunning businesswoman, writer, and former model followed in the footsteps of fellow celebrity heiress Paris Hilton as she also launched her own namesake brand, Ivanka Trump. Ivanka started dating the Orthodox Jewish real estate developer Jared Kushner in 2007 and she converted to Judaism in July 2009 and took the name Yael. They married a few months later. She is well-known for her bold statements in the red carpet and this year she epitomized elegance in her rich royal blue gown perfect for an heiress.
Dianna Agron the actress, dancer, singer, and video music director rose to fame as a cast of the Fox musical-comedy drama series Glee. She played the role of Quinn Fabray. Since then she has started to appear in several big films. Dianna kept it simple at the Met Gala wearing a cream gown with a pleated bodice and romantic one-shouldered aspect. Of course, it didn’t hurt that she also styled her ensemble with a massive jade ring. Sometimes simpler is way better.
The Australian actress made her screen debut in 1992 with a small role in the film Dallas Doll. And in 2000, she played a leading role in the Australian film The Goddess of 1967, which won her the Venice Film Festival award for Best Actress. She also she played Ellen Parsons in the TV series Damages, which earned her two Golden Globe and two Emmy nominations. She has appeared in several films since then. Rose showed some skin at the gala wearing a deep v-neck dipping to the waist and thigh-high slit hand-cut leather dress fastened with rivets and adorned with agate and red jasper crystals all over.
The model and actress rose to fame after appearing in the music video for Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines”, which became the number one song of the year in several countries and attracted controversy over its explicit content. She appeared in the 2014 and 2015 Sports Illustrated swimsuit issues. Despite being known to notoriously show some skin during this year’s gala she wore something not as revealing but still managed to turn heads. She paired her high-collar floral-print dress with a texturized bun and smokey eyes.