How much do you really you know about the MET-GALA?

The internet today is swamped with celebrity pictures in their outrageous costumes going to the MET Gala. Now this is a regular practice every year since 1946. 


ObserveNowbrings to you all the details no one ever told you about the basics, origins, and reasons for this gala world affair. 


What is Met Gala? 


An abbreviation for Metropolitan Museums of Art’s Costume Institute Gala in New York. This is basically an opening night party and an annual fund raiser charity event for an annual fashion exhibit curated by the Costume Institute and the museum’s fashion department. 


Met Gala is like the world cup of fashion hosted every first Monday of May. Each year has a particular theme which sets the tone for the night and makes it the freak show that it is. 


What Happens at the Met Gala? 

As the event is hosted at an Art Theater celebrities come to look at Art. The guest arrive at the red carpet and then explore the fashion gallery before dinner. Then the night is followed by celebrity performances, wine and dine. 


Who gets Invited to the Met Gala? 


The MET gala is a perfect mix of socialites, celebrities, rich people from all over the world. The guest list is exclusive and is approved by the editor-in-Chief of Vogue Anna Wintour. Every guest has to buy a ticket which costs upto 35,000 $ per person. It is said that every year the gala raises eight figure amount in Charity. 


Who Organizes Met Gala?


Since 1946 the year of its inception Fashion Magazine Vogue has organized this event. The seating chart is drafted in December. And Vogue takes into account everything, who sits where, how their exes are seated, who can see whom. 



Why everyone dresses so outrageously? 

As this is a fashion and Arts event experiment are more than welcome. Infact the theme is designed to showcase creativity in dressing and make-up. Guests are encouraged to dress up in a crazy a manner and play it safe. Maybe we can call it a celebrity Fancy Dress competition. 



Who nailed the look in 2019?


·     Lady Gaga

·     Celine Dion

·     Priyanka Chopra 

·     Cardi B 

·     Billy Porter 

·     Emily Ratajkowski



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