The red carpet was illuminated on Monday as celebrities donned glamourous tuxedos, and evening gowns from the world’s top designers at the 2014 Met Gala. From cropped gowns and whimsical lace, to edgy metallics and classic beaded embellishments, the annual event brought out the most fabulous celebrity fashion designs. The Metropolitan Museum of Arts Costume Institute’s annual fundraising event celebrated the work and legacy of Charles James known as “America’s First Couturier”. Take a look at some of the top 10 most breathtaking fashions from the Met Gala.
Charlize Theron graced the gala alongside Sean Penn wearing a classy gown from Dior. The gown a beautiful canvas of cream with contrasting blue and black accents. She completed the look with a clutch and wool jacket by Dior.
Jessica Alba fashioned a nostalgic lace gown by Diane von Furstenburg. With a deep plunging neckline, the dress lit up the red carpet. She accessorized the gown with a gold clutch and dangle earrings by Melissa Kaye.
Suki Waterhouse brought Spring alive on the red carpet wearing a strapless gown by Burberry. With a an up-do hairstyle to finish the look, Suki’s classic ensemble was playfully elegant.
Taylor Swift’s Oscar de la Renta gown revealed maturity and sophistication. The beautiful songstress wore a blush tinted gown that was embellished with beads and metallic threading.
5). Pop diva Rihanna ripped the red carpet with a white Stella McCartney two-piece dress. The ultra-sleek dress gave off a retro feel with its accented shoulders and cropped, backless cut.
Anna Wintour, wearing a Chanel dress added color and texture to the red carpet. The editor in chief of Vogue exhibited sophistication, style, and artistry through her look.
8). Actress Hailee Steinfeld captivated eyes on the red carpet wearing a black and white Parabal Gurung gown. The young starlet polished her look with jewelry by Van Cleef and Arpel.
9). Model Cara Delevingne worked the red carpet wearing white hot chino pants and a black cutout crop top by Stella McCartney. She finished her look with a clutch and black and white pumps.
Anne Hathaway was flaming hot for the event wearing a two-piece red Calvin Klein gown. Anne’s look was a fashion slam dunk as she showed off a little skin with a midriff cut and sleek leg slit.