Best looks of Met Gala 2016

The Met Gala, or the Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit, is a festivity that happens every year to raise money for the Costume Institute. 

Ever since Vogue’s Anna Wintour took over as chairperson of the gala in 1999, it’s transformed into a massive party. I mean, celebrity power and money is nothing to scoff at.

This year, the theme was Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology.

 Here’s some of my favourite looks of the night.
Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik

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Zayn Malik’s gone with Iron Man sleeves, but I was disappointed with Gigi Hadid’s outfit. I thought her arm candy looked better than the dress.

And by arm candy, I mean her nails and knuckle jewellery.

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$2000 chrome nails with underlying crystals had better look good.

Zigi’s look: 😐

Gigi’s nails: 😍

 

Kim Kardashian in Balmain and Kanye West in Fear of God

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Kim Kardashian apparently shaded her eyebrows to a light shade of silver instead of her usual dark shades, which explains why her face looks slightly different than normal. And Kanye goes all out in silver-blue contact lenses.

Kim’s look: πŸ‘πŸ»

Kanye’s look: 😊 for the jacket, 😫 for the ripped jeans

 

Lady Gaga in Atelier Versace

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Lady Gaga forgets her pants again, but her jacket is made out of actual motherboards (that thing you find inside CPUs). How’s that for fashion meets technology!

Gaga’s look: 🀐

 

Cindy Crawford in Balmain

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Cindy Crawford seems to have made a dress out of metallic chainmail armour. Balmain’s the one fashion house that I expect to be able to tick the ‘looks futuristic’ box quite well.

Cindy’s look: 😎

 

Nicole Kidman in Alexander McQueen

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While Cindy Crawford took inspiration from chainmail, Nicole Kidman’s taken moonshine and made it into a dress, I think. Bonus points for the cape.

Nicole’s look: 😎😎😎πŸ”₯

 

Emma Watson in Calvin Klein

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Emma Watson’s dress didn’t look very technology-like, till I found out that some of the fabrics are made from plastic bottles. How’s that for recyclable technology!

Emma’s look: 🐒🐳🐬 Animal -friendly (just thinking about the turtles that won’t get stuck in plastic bottles)

 

Zendaya in Michael Kors

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Zendaya proves that fashion recycles itself with a modern Cleopatra look.

Zendaya’s look: πŸ’πŸ»πŸ˜Œ

 

Hannah Davis in Zuhair Murad

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Ahh Zuhair Murad, I can spot your dresses from anywhere.

Hannah’s look: πŸ™ƒ

 

Will.i.am

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Will.i.am drops the beat with a glamorous tux and some silver sleeves.

Will.i.am’s look: ❄️πŸ”₯πŸ”₯❄️

 

Amber Heard in Ralph Lauren

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Amber Heard doesn’t look very technology-based (which most celebrities seem to interpret as futuristic) but special props go to her for looking like the golden girl (literally!).

Amber’s look: 😱😱😡😍✨

Which was your favourite looks from the Met Gala?

Much Love,

Fari WuπŸ¦„

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