This year's Costume Institute Gala, aka the Oscars of the fashion industry, is just around the corner on May 7 – and you're invited! Sort of. WWD reports that, for the very first time, the Met Ball will be livestreaming the red carpet arrivals, as well as select portions of the gala...

Let's begin the coverage of the Costume Institute Gala (or the Met Ball as it is known) with the best of the night. In my humble opinion of course. Following swiftly off the heady delightfulness of the Royal Wedding Dress, I am in love with long sleeves. In off-white is just a bonus. Florence...

Many designers got it right last night at the Costume Institute Gala, and some even got it quite wrong (Marchesa, what happened to you, dears?) But I loved these looks by Chanel, especially that of the annual host of the evening, Anna Wintour. I seldom comment on her outfits as she seldom does...

Yesterday the Costume Institute Gala kick off, and this year it's all about Alexander McQueen. It was a parade of McQueen's gowns running down the red carpet, Sarah Jessica Parker said being being fitted by McQueen was "one of the great, memorable experiences of a lifetime." And congratulating...

Every Costume Institute Gala has a theme. This year, as a tribute to the late Lee McQueen, the event was entitled "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty." It is no surprise then that many of the guests wore Alexander McQueen to the shindig. The lady of the hour was, of course, designer Sarah...

The Costume Institute Gala 2011 was the most fashionable night of the year. Oscars and the Grammy Awards are fashionable too, but you can't find the designers and models on the red carpet like you do on the MET Gala. The event happening to unveil the latest exhibition "Alexander McQueen:...

There were many starlets that wore Chanel Beauté on the red carpet at the 2011 Costume Institute Gala – and there wore those that wore haute couture. I've always wondered why more actresses didn't wear Chanel couture on the red carpet and last night the ladies did not disappoint. Chanel was...

Earlier you got a first look at the decor gala guests will enjoy inside the museum, and now we're bringing you all the outfits straight from the Ball's red carpet as they arrive on all those dutiful attractive famous people. With this year's accompanying exhibition dedicated to Alexander...

Those who are bored of the same stuffy dresses on the red carpet at the Oscars should seriously take note from last night's red carpet at the Met Costume Institute Gala. New York – Ahh, the annual Met Ball. The East Coast's equivalent of the Oscars, but with better fashion. The red carpet...

I decided to take a slightly different approach to my Met Costume Institute Gala red carpet coverage today, instead of trawling through hundreds of photos I decided to go to Vogue's website and choose my picks based on their "Best Dressed" list from the ball. Well, you can imagine my surprise...

 

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