Actor Jared Leto once again made waves at the Met Gala, this time by walking the pink carpet while carrying a model of his head. The 47-year-old Oscar winner teamed up with fashion house Gucci for his outfit and accessory, which caused many double-takes among attendees at the Metropolitan Museum Of Art in New York City. Leto wore a long-sleeved silk red gown with diamond details on the bodice, which fitted well with the theme for the night, Camp: Notes On Fashion. However, it was what Leto held in his hand that caught the most attention. The replica of his own head, complete with beard and flowing brown hair, was an unusual sight even at the Met Gala, the annual fashion extravaganza which raises money for the museum’s costume institute and which is known for seeing celebrities turn up in a variety of bizarre get ups. The idea of a severed head is reportedly inspired from a Gucci fashion show in Autumn 2018. According to Gucci, it is meant to highlight “the work of a … [Read more...] about Jared Leto carries a model of his head at the Met Gala
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Awards season and all its fantastic gowns seems far behind us now, but that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to look forward to. In fact, arguably the most important event on the fashion calendar is still to come, and it’s fast approaching.The Met Gala will bring some of the most famous people on the planet to the steps of the The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. It’s far from your average red carpet event: It comes with a different theme every year and the outfits are usually very experimental.Last year saw all manner of religious iconography and bejewelled gowns, so what can we expect from this year’s event?When is it?The Met Gala always takes place on the first Monday in May – this year, it falls on May 6. It is held at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art, and most of the photographs will take place on the iconic steps outside the museum. This is where we can ogle all of the outrageous outfits, but once the celebs go inside, pictures … [Read more...] about The Met Gala is going to be camp: Everything you need to know about the fashion event of the year
THE highly-anticipated Met Gala is fast approaching and if this year is anything like 2018, the celebrities will not disappoint with their red carpet outfits. But when is the 2019 ball, what's the theme and is it always held in the same place? When is the 2019 Met Gala? The Met Gala is always held on the first Monday of May. In 2019 this falls on May 6. The event will start, as will red-carpet coverage at 7pm local time. The red carpet walks began at 7pm local time in New York, which is 12am BST. The gala is the biggest event in the fashion fundraising calendar, with donations and proceeds going towards the Met's Costume Institute. Where does the Met Gala take place? The annual event is a celebration of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, which is located in New York. It is one of the world’s largest art galleries and is located on the eastern edge of Central Park along Manhattan’s Museum Mile. Celebrities rock up to the city that never sleeps to pay tribute to the Costume … [Read more...] about When is the Met Gala 2019 and is the Met Ball always held at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art?
THE Met Gala is known as one of the biggest events in the fashion calendar, marking the grand opening of the New York Costume Institute's annual exhibition. Each year, celebrities are chosen to host the event which matches the theme of the exhibit, and 2019's is set to be just as explosive as in previous years. Here's more... What is the 2019 Met Gala theme and what does it mean? The full title of 2019's theme is Camp: Notes on Fashion. The theme is inspired by a 1964 essay in which American author Susan Sontag defined camp by its "love of the unnatural: of artifice and exaggeration". It is, like every other year, completely open to interpretation and will undoubtedly attract some incredible outfits. Lady Gaga, Serena Williams and Harry Styles have been chosen as the 2019 co-chairs alongside Vogue USA Editor-in-Chief Anna Wintour and curator of the Costume Institute, Andrew Bolton. Bolton made headlines when he referred to Donald Trump as a great example of political camp. What was the … [Read more...] about What is the Met Gala 2019 theme and what was chosen in previous years? From camp and Catholicism to technology and superheroes
If you scroll through a list of the best dressed stars in recent years, there's one name you're bound to come across frequently: Zendaya. The Spider-Man: Far From Home star and unexpected Twitter sensation has continued to push fashion boundaries with her celebrity stylist Law Roach, who she has worked with since 2011. From sleek, glittering silhouettes to sculptural masterpieces, the 22-year-old star has become a sartorial force to reckon with. Zendaya's eclectic wardrobe is a mix of carefully curated designers, which have shifted as her sense of style has evolved. In her earlier years, she tended to favour pieces by the likes of Vivienne Westwood, Fausto Puglisi and Emanuel Ungaro. In recent years, she's turned to high profile designers, including British fashion designer Ralph & Russo and Zuhair Murad. Naturally, the fact that she starred in Brunos Mars' Versace on the Floor video put her in good stead with the luxury … [Read more...] about Zendaya’s best dresses: From the Met Gala to Versace on the Floor, all of the Spiderman star’s greatest hits