The Met Gala is an annual fundraiser held each year at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the Gala is officially called the Costume Institute Gala. Each year the theme is based upon the Institute’s annual fashion exhibit, this year the Met Gala theme was “China: Through the Looking Glass”.
Pictured below is Yahoo! President and CEO Marissa Mayer wearing an elegant gown by Oscar de La Renta (Image: Getty Images). Detailed beading on the sleeves, high neckline and delicate embroidery draw the eye straight to her face.
Actress Allison Williams wearing a vibrant red Giambattista Valli Haute Couture gown with black beading (Image: US Magazine).
Anna Wintour, Vogue Editor-in-Chief and chair of the Met Gala wearing vibrant red Chanel couture (Getty Images).
Anne Hathaway wearing a gold hooded short sleeved gown designed by the Ralph Lauren Collection – the fabric is made of metal (Getty Images)!
When fashion and art collide… Brie Larson, Courtney Eaton and Annabelle Wallis wearing intricate designs by Dolce & Gabbana (Getty Images).
Gabrielle Union glowing in a long sleeved magenta gown (Image: US Magazine).
Feature image of Anne Hathaway (Winter View)