Met Gala 2022: The best ‘gilded glamour’ gowns

Hollywood’s most famous faces gathered at the Metropolitan Museum of Art to attend the Met Gala 2022 and show off their gilded glamour looks

The Met Gala, sometimes referred to as the Super Bowl for fashion, returned last night (May 2) welcoming 600 exclusive celebrities to take to the red carpet, and wow fellow guests with their finest gowns. 

And they did not disappoint. The A-list attendees contacted their favourite designers to adhere to the Gilded Glamour, White Tie dress code, which they were encouraged to approach from a 19th-century angel, with a modern twist.

Held in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, in celebration of the museum’s new  exhibition, In America: An Anthology of Fashion, the venue also showcased some of the best work from legendary designers, including Lloyd Kiva New, Bill Blass, Brooks Brothers and more. 

The 2022 Met Gala boasted exceptional outfits in an iconic venue – here are just some of our favourites.

Kim Kardashian 

Similar to many red carpet events, Kim Kardashian took centre stage, as she wore the same dress that Marilyn Monroe wore to sing “Happy Birthday, Mr President. By her side, Pete Davidson wore Dior Men.

Pete Davidson and Kim Kardashian. Credit: Getty/ Mike Coppola / Staff

Naomi Campbell
Showcasing a silver-studded Burberry gown, Naomi Campbell’s look featured in-build gloves and glitzy face gems. The floor-length dress looked effortlessly elegant.
 

Naomi Campbell. Credit: Getty Images/ Handout

Cara Delevingne
Wearing an outfit to remember, supermodel Cara Delevingne sported a red silky suiting by Christian Dior haute couture. Removing her jacket, she revealed her bare chest, covered in gold paint.

Cara Delevingne Credit: Getty Images/ Dimitrios Kambouris

Sophie Turner

The Game of Thrones star took to the red carpet wearing Louis Vuitton, with husband Joe Jonas. Sophie’s dress was also an elegant way to unveil her baby bump, letting the world know that the couple will soon be expecting their second child. 

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner. Credit: Getty Images/ Dimitrios Kambouris / Staff

Paloma Elsesser

Stylist Carlos Nazario dressed American model Paloma Elsesser in a classy corset, designed by Coach, to honour the gilded era – this year’s theme. 

Credit: Getty Images/ Paloma Elsesser
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