From Bollywood star Deepika Padukone to ‘Baby Driver’ actress Eiza Gonzalez and supermodel Ashley Graham; here’s everyone who wore a Prabal Gurung dress to the 2018 Met Gala.
The Costume Institute Gala, more popularly known as the Met Gala, took place at Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York on Monday (May 7) this week. The event that is held on the first Monday of every May is often called the Oscars of the East Coast; and it’s not for nothing.
The biggest event on the Manhattan social diary, the annual fundraising gala for the benefit of the Metorpolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute witnesses an evening where fashion and charity come together. Each year’s event celebrates the theme of that year’s Costume Institute exhibition; and this year’s theme was ‘Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.’
Attended by the luminaries mostly from the circles of fashion, music and movies; the guests hit the red carpet on Monday night – dressed as Jesus, the Pope, archangel, pastor and what not.
The dresses of a number of celebrities who attended the event were designed by Prabal Gurung. Take a look at them.
The Bollywood star took to the red carpet in a red voluminous gown, accessorized with long earrings and slicked back hair style. Gurung talked to Vogue India about the ‘Padmavat’ actress, ““Deepika has been a longtime friend and muse. She embodies all of the ideals I respect in a woman—she is beautiful on the inside and out; intelligent, assured, poised, yet with a sense of levity and joy. I am honored she is joining me on such a special evening,” he said.
The ‘Inglourious Basterds’ actress donned a blue taffeta gown with intricate embroidery and a long train.
The Mexican actress and singer, best known for her role in 2017 hit ‘Baby Driver’, made her Met Gala debut this year. She wore a long white cap and sparkling black gown.
The 30-year-old supermodel wore a buxom sparking gown, accessorizing with gold strappy heels and tear-drop earrings.
The ‘Bad Boys II’ star was dressed in a Vatican yellow dress with a plunging V-neckline.
Just 21, Hailee Steinfeld made her eighth Met Gala appearance this year. “It’s the first Monday in May. Tonight marks my eighth year in a row at the Met Gala,” she shared on Instagram Stories before attending the event. The Oscar-nominated actress wore a white gown, and donned a bejeweled crown.
The Chinese supermodel wore a purple gown.
The Japanese model was dressed in a two-layer green gown.