Met Gala 2018: Updates on Fashion’s Biggest Night

The Biggest Moments at This Year’s Met Gala

The Met Gala is known as a prestigious fashion event filled with exclusive A-List attendees handpicked by Vogue Editor-In-Chief Anna Wintour.

The reason for this event is to raise funds for the Met’s Costume Institute, where it’s attendees’ outfits are showcased. This years theme was “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination” which brought about a lot of conversations on the topic as some see it as controversial. Mixing fashion and religious artistic production gave us some intricate and renaissance themed outfits at the Met Gala this year. Many attendees showcased beautifully designed head pieces that could give off an angelic vibe.

The designers this year really took their designs to the next level with these detailed pieces showcasing Swarovski crystals, head pieces, gold hue’s and even wings. Dolce & Gabbana was one of the artists that really took the theme to heart and showcased many crowns and Vatican themed dresses. All in all, I have to say the outfits showcased this year are some of the most beautiful yet.

 

Blake Lively

Which part of this dress you liked more? The front or the back? 🖤

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The actress’s Versace gown had a massive train that forced her to arrive in a party bus. According to Vogue  the gown “Spliced with sheer panels on both sides and covered in so many beads that it took 600 hours to embroider the bodice alone, there was no chance that Lively’s entrance would go unnoticed,” Although her husband, Ryan Reynolds couldn’t attend as he was promoting his upcoming movie “Deadpool 2” she definitely stole the show all by herself.

 

Kanye West did not attend

Amid all the controversy surrounding Kanye West and his tweets, he did not attend the gala. Kim Kardashian West showed up in an all gold Versace dress. Kim responded to Kanye on Twitter by saying she wished he was there but he was “only finishing up 5 albums”.

Katy Perry

Katy Perry spread her wings last night at the Met Gala in a gold Versace ensemble.

Virgil Abloh + Kendall Jenner

Virgil Abloh brought out one of the first pieces from Louis Vuitton since becoming their menswear artistic director. Staying within the theme, the all-white suit was decorated with Catholic stained glass pieces. Kendall Jenner was his date and was dressed accordingly, in OFF-WHITE and a pair of Jimmy Choo’s from the OFF-WHITE collaboration. Abloh wore the “UNC” OFF-WHITE x Air Jordan 1s which are said to be dropping soon.

 

2 Chainz Proposed

Some More Picture Perfect Moments…

Jasmine Sanders in H&M

Jasmine Sanders in @hm

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The “Black Panther” Chadwick Boseman

Black Panther at the Met Gala 😈

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Winnie Harlow and Jaden Smith

-Gabriel Perez Silva

Bad Girl RIRI Killed It

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Rihanna was dressed beautifully by Maison Margiela and seems to be our new pope, we are not disappointed as she is dressed for the part. BadgirlRiRi does it again.

Sarah Jessica Parker in Dolce & Gabbana

 

Rosie in Ralph Lauren

@ralphlauren #metgala2018

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Reed Morano, Blake Lively and Christian Louboutin

 

Gigi Hadid in Versace

stained glass by @versace 👼🏼

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Stella Maxwell in Moschino

#stellamaxwell in #moschino 👍🏼or👎🏼? #metgala2018 #metgala

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Jennifer Lopez in Balmain

#jenniferlopez in #balmain 👍🏼or👎🏼? #metgala #metgala2018

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Irina Shayk & Bradley Cooper

#irinashayk in #versace 👍🏼or👎🏼? #metgala #metgala2018

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‘Mother of Dragons’ Emilia Clark in Dolce & Gabbana

#emiliaclarke in #dolceegabbana 👎🏼or👍🏼? #metgala #metgala2018

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Hot Activewear Brands to Look out for this Season

The Retreat by Funkshion

Funkshion hosted their second annual four-day fitness and wellness festival known as The Retreat, an Athleisure Experience, which took place in Miami. This gave us an inside look into the latest collections from the hottest activewear brands this season.

The event consisted of 4 days of designer sessions, panels, fashion presentations, activewear fashion shows and work out classes. Some of the designers include: Monday Active, Michi, Chill by Will, Aviator Nation, Heroine Sport, Luli Fit and Ultracor.

These are some photos from the 4 day event, along with some of this seasons hottest activewear brands new collection!

 

VIDEO: 3 Exercises By Amanda Kloots To Add To Your Workout!

Amanda Kloots is a celebrity fitness trainer who came to The Retreat to teach a dance class. She created The Rope™ and The Dance™, two fitness classes which combine dance and cross-training with special attention on form and details to create a unique, fun, and sweat-drenching workout.

 

Heroine Sport

HEROINE (HER’O-IN) : A WOMAN DISTINGUISHED BY STRENGTH, ENDURANCE AND EMPOWERMENT.

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Chill By Will

“Will lives inside all of us.  It refers to the WILL to persevere, the WILL to be a warrior, the WILL to thrive.
It’s a mental choice we make, to move forward through adversity with deliberate desire and intention.

Chill BY Will is inspired by the everyday woman, athlete, mother, friend, and businesswoman who lives by her own WILL.
Our clothes are designed to fit and perform, from high intensity sport to everyday life.” – Chill by Will

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