Monday, 7 May 2012

What they wore Last Year to the Met Gala - While we wait to see what they wear This Year! Xx

This year's gala - to launch 2012's major fashion exhibition
:Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations 
- is being co-chaired by actress Carey Mulligan, 
designer Miuccia Prada, and US Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour, 
and the fabulous arrivals are to be aired via live stream for the first time on

Model Elettra Wiedemann (daughter of Isabella Rossellini) and 
journalist William Norwich will host the live coverage
The hosts will be taking interactive questions asked 
through Twitter with the topic #metquestions.

Known as the 'Oscars of the East Coast', 
last year's Met Ball soiree at the 
Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute 
attracted Rihanna, Blake Lively, Diane Kruger, Madonna, 
Beyoncé, Ashley Olsen, Salma Hayek, Miranda Kerr, 
Orlando Bloom, Penelope Cruz, Taylor Swift, 
Dakota Fanning, Gisele Bündchen, Kate Hudson, 
Liv Tyler, Gwyneth Paltrow, Frieda Pinto, 
Jennifer Lopez, Doetzen Kroes, Stella McCartney, 
Alisdair Willis and Thandie Newton among others.

The Hot Ticket Last Year was Alexander McQueen:
Savage Beauty.

Last year Anna Wintour looked chic in Chanel

Rhianna in Fabulous Stella McCartney
Hamish Bowles, Daphne Guinness and Nick Knight in 
Alexander McQueen

Madonna in Stella McCartney

Alasdhair Willis and Stella McCartney

Blake Lively in Chanel
Jennifer Hudson in Vera Wang
Beyonce in Peter Dundas for Emilio Pucci
Ashley Greene in Donna Karan
Orlando Bloom and Miranda Kerr 

Miranda Kerr in Marchesa and Nicholas Kirkwood Heels
Chanel Iman in Dolce and Gabbana Dress and Chanel Bag
Jennifer Lopez in Gucci
Swiss Beatz and Alicia Keys in Givenchy by Riccardo Tisci 
Penelope Cruz in Oscar de la Renta
Leighton Meester In Louis Vuitton
Giselle Bundchen in Alexander McQueen
Salma Hayek in Alexander McQueen
Taylor Swift in J Mendel

And from the Past Met Galas we have to remember ...
Doetzen Kroes in what has to be one of the most breathtaking Met
dresses ever by Zac Posen in 2010
In 2008 Anna Wintour also wore incredible Chanel 
 her beautiful daughter Bea Shaffer wore the
most amazing embroidered amethyst Nina Ricci gown
- just gorgeous.

As I am writing there is half an hour to go UK time
til the Met Gala starts.

Watch this Space! XX

Until next time J Xx

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