The iconic and the awkward.
This year, the Met Gala theme was, In America: A Lexicon of Fashion. So when guests were briefed with the dress code “American Independence” many understood the assignment and nailed it while others took their interpretations to a whole new level with creative liberties.
Here are the Met Gala 2021 moments that trended the iconic ones and the awkward.
When Iman stole the show
The beautiful Somali-American supermodel wowed in Harris Reed
ASAP Rocky’s quilt
People couldn’t stop talking about ASAP Rocky’s binky blankie he hid his actual Met Gala fit under. He eventually gave us a look at his designer attire with a cheesy reveal that had Rihanna giggling.
Kim Kardashian West’s all black fit
Whether it’s a hit or a miss is up to you to decide but Kim Kardashian West’s all black Balenciaga fit is unforgettable for so many reasons.
Lil Nas X’s royal reveal
Lil Nas X pulled off three striking looks making his Met Gala 2021 entrance one for the books.
When Billie Eilish stunned everyone
Billie Eilish looked absolutely gorgeous in this Oscar Delarenta gown. Such a graceful entrance.
Jennifer Lopez & Ben Affleck
So this happened...
New York Congresswomen Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took the opportunity to send a message.