Making Sense of Met Gala

In a world where everything as it relates to fashion has become ordinary and lacklustre, the Met Gala is one of the few events that fashion enthusiasts look forward to. It embodies the true essence of what it means to have fun with fashion and allows for the true exploration of it as an art form.

For those taken back by unorthodox fashions and non-conformist beauty trends on Met Gala attendees, such as Cara Delevingne and  Rihanna et al it is key to note that attending the Met Gala  requires adherence to its dress code – however ignorant the masses are when it comes to  disregarding it.

The Met Gala/Met Ball, which was formally known as the Costume Institute Gala, is a yearly fundraising event that benefits the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute in New York City. The gala is somewhat the official gathering before the grand opening of the Costume Institute’s annual fashion exhibit. The Costume Institute exhibition allows for a …to continue reading this article, please subscribe.  Already a subscriber ? Sign In

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