Although the invite-only event runs celebs around $30,000 a ticket, according to the New York Times, about 600 people typically attend the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute's lavish spring exhibition.
Enter the designers behind these famous footwear appearances: From veterans such as Gucci creative director Alessandro Michele and Marc Jacobs to the relatively new, like Virgil Abloh, the Met Gala has been graced by many a designer shoe - but also by the designers themselves.
Though unconfirmed, many also speculate that the smoking incident was one of the reasons that the Met Gala instated its age restriction. The 40-year-old attorney - who welcomed twins last year - first attended with husband George Clooney in 2015, when the theme was "China: Through the Looking Glass", and wore a red Maison Margiela "Artisanal" gown created specifically for her by John Galliano.
That's a question we expect to hear more than usual, with the 2018 Met Gala happening this very evening in NY.
The Met Gala has always been known as fashion's biggest night. Her outfit was so classic - it wouldn't look out of place today. "I put so much work into this and I'm so excited to see her in it".
On the red carpet of the 2012 Met Gala, Rihanna went with an all-black ensemble that matched her now darker hair.
Celebrities and fashion influencers take the red carpet at the Met Gala. This look definitely turned out stunning.
At the 2017 event celebrating "Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art of the In-Between", the Off-White founder and artistic director of Louis Vuitton's menswear took a fashion risk by wearing sneakers on the famed carpet. Per THR's source, the Met Gala will allow select exceptions if the minor is accompanies by his or her parents. Do not cut, copy or lift any content from this website without our consent.