This year’s Met Gala theme was notoriously difficult. But it also showed why it’s the most interesting red carpet of the year.
Even if you don’t care about fashion, you should still care about the Met Gala. Unlike how, say, the Grammy Awards loves to refer to itself as “music’s biggest night,” the Met Gala actually is fashion’s biggest night. It’s the one event wherein the most famous people in the world — reclusive pop stars, Oscar-winning actors, and literal royalty, all personally invited by Vogue editor in chief Anna Wintour — gather at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York in the most extravagant, most intensely planned outfits we’ll see them in all year-vox.com