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Yesterday, the annual fund-raising event for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute took place and the event was celebrity-packed! The Met Gala’s invitation had requested “avantgarde” outfits – and everyone really tried to meet up with the expectations. Of course, celebrities’ interpretations looked pretty diverse. So, who pushed boundaries, who "broke the rules” and who just wore a gorgeous dress? Let’s take a look at the most outstanding gowns!

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Rihanna – Commes des Garcons conceputal gown consisting of layers of floral fabric cutouts

Katy Perry – Maison Margiela designed by John Galliano Red embroidered trench layered over a red tulle and silk chiffon dress with satin ribbon embellishment

Zendaya – full-skirted, parrot-motif off-the-shoulder Dolce & Gabbana Alta Moda dress

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Gigi Hadid – Custom Tommy Hilfiger ball gown with tulle details and trailing skirt, partly mini dress with a short hemline on one side

Anna Wintour – Custom Chanel dress by Karl Lagerfeld inspired by the house’s recent haute couture collection

Diane Kruger – Prada white cady gown accented with asymmetric blouson bow back and train, adorned at the front with clusters of gold and crystal

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Emily Ratajkowski – Custom Marc Jacobs turquoise and yellow sequin tank gown with a navy velvet empire

Cara Delevigne – hand-embroidered Chanel Haute Couture suit with silver belt

Blake Lively – Versace dress golden gown with epaulets and an exuberant blue ombré feather fringe train

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Kendall Jenner – La Perla haute couture outfit with a crystal mesh scrim-like gown atop a body thong with a giant slash cut down the front

Bella Hadid – custom Alexander Wang goth-meets-glam catsuit catsuit

Halle Berry – sheer sequin one-shoulder jumpsuit with massive paillette-embellished fishtail train

What is your opinion on the 2017 Met Gala dresses?

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    May 26, 2017, 12.21 PMby Oliver Taylor

    what is that?as a man I can’t say that I find all of that attractive

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    May 4, 2017, 03.30 AMby nayyesa

    nice

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    May 3, 2017, 12.58 AMby purplefan

    Emily R’s dress simulates a setting sun over water or gives that impression. Anna W is literally walking in a cloud in her dress. Rihanna’s dress might have fared better without the thigh high laced footwear-something subtle like colour matched or floral flats. Hope all attendees can get a few more wearings out of their apparel before selling or retiring them.

    Where are the images of the avant-garde gents?

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