We don’t have to wait more because today is one of the more anticipated events in the fashion world and the Met Gala is giving us heart palpitations with the celebrities glamorous outfits, starting with Amal Clooney, one of the co-chairs of the event, wearing a pants gown with a gorgeous train by Richard Quinn.
“Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” examines the relationship between fashion engagement with devotional practices and traditions of this religion, was the inspiration for the celebrities to look magnificent dresses and head pieces.
The exhibition features ecclesiastical masterworks from the Sistine Chapel sacristy, many of which have never been seen outside the Vatican. This include papal vestments and accessories, such as rings and tiaras.
More than 150 ensembles, primarily womenswear, from the last century, show context of religious artistic production to analyze their connection to the historiography of material Christianity and their contribution to the construction of the Catholic imagination.
Katy Perry, looks like an angel with the Versace look
Some designers in the exhibition include Azzedine Alaia, Cristobal Balenziaga, Geoffrey Beene, House of Dior, Thom Browne, Jean-Charles de Castelbajac, Gabrielle Chanel, Dolce & Gabbana, John Galliano (for Dior and his own label), Jean Paul Gaultier, Yves Saint Laurent, Moschino, Christian Lacroix, Karl Lagerfeld (for House of Chanel), Jeanne Lanvin, Henri Matisse, Rodarte, Thierry Mugler, Rick Owens, Valentino, Yves Saint Laurent, Elsa Schiaparelli, Raf Simons, Viktor & Rolf, Olivier Theyskens, Riccardo Tisci, Philip Treacy and Versace.
Rihanna wore Maison Margiela.
Sarah Jessica Parker, as usual, glam! This time wearing an amazing Dolce & Gabbana.
Donatella Versace, one of the co-chairs
“Heavenly Bodies” is gonna be on view from May 10 through October 8, so start planning that trip to the museum. If you decide to go, stop by the Met Stoore, because they recently announced a collaboration with Pat McGrath Labs, first of its kind for the Museum. The store will offer exclusive color cosmetics with the unveiling of the new Lust: Gloss Aliengelic along with a special edition of Decadence Eyeshadow Palette.
The store will also offer a special edition T-shirt by Versace and fine jewelry by Donna Distefano, whose designs are inspired by a Renaissance papal ring, momento more, and a Virgin and Child pendant in The Met collection, as well as her own signature rosary beads.
Sza also wore Versace
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Remember last year exhibition here