Every year, the Met Gala which is a fundraising benefit for the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York city runs with a specific concept and this year, the theme for the 2018 red carpet was ” Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the catholic imagination. ”
Lana Del Ray & Jerad Leto
The theme was selected to pay tribute to the masterworks of religious art in the museum through the medium of fashion. The gala also signifies the highly anticipated grand opening of the Costume Institute’s annual fashion exhibition on the 10th of May.
Fashion was top notch as the stars truly came out to shine as the Gala is known as one of fashion’s biggest night out and they did not disappoint.
Rihanna Zendaya Yara Shahidi
Ariana Grande Kim Kardashian Gigi Hadid
Blake Lively Kendall Jenner Bella Hadid
Cardi B & Jeremy Scott.
Sarah Jessica Parker
J’Lo & Alex Rodriguez
It has been tagged the night of the gathering of the Illuminati for reasons best known to the internet. No pictures are allowed but trust the likes of Kylie who gave us a star studded celebrity selfie at the 2017 met gala, we were hoping for one this year, we did not get any selfies however we were blessed wit a #Metpropasal as Rapper 2Chainz proposed to his “best friend” Kesha Wade.
Meanwhile, picture of rappers Nicki Minaj and Cardi B which makes it safe to say that the feud has ended and now we can hope for collaboration.
The Event was co chaired by Anna Wintor, Rihanna, Amal Clooney and Donatella Versace with a surprise performance by Madonna.
The met gala night gave us so many memories and fashion inspiration and we can’t wait for 2019.