Fashion’s largest evening of the 12 months has arrived, and this time it’s long past totally avant-garde.
The 2017 Met Gala paid homage to Comme des Garçons and Rei Kawakubo, the trend area’s visionary founder and dressmaker of over 40 years. It’s the primary time the dress institute has devoted its theme and show off to a residing dressmaker because the Yves Saint Laurent show off in 1983, consistent with Vogue.
Kawakubo’s designs are recognized for his or her development (and frequently deconstruction), uncooked edges and atypical shapes. The celebrities, fashions and architects in attendance stayed true to these ideas.
Katy Perry arrived draped in a deconstructed glance entire with a veil protecting her face, Priyanka Chopra wore a trench coat of epic proportions and there was once a lot of purple ― which is smart, seeing as Kawakubo as soon as stated, “red is black.”
There’s no scarcity of pictures of the gorgeous attendees dressed in stunning clothes, however you gained’t see those unique footage ― together with element photographs and candid moments from the development ― anyplace else. Check them out in all their intricate glory underneath.