Met Gala’s Fashion… A look back

By now you may have read that the 2011 Costume Institute Gala will be held on Monday, May 2nd in NYC. It will be a star studded event once again this year. The Costume Institute is honoring works by Alexander McQueen and celebrating his 19 year career. Expect to see the who’s who of Fashion and many celebrities in fashion forward gowns. At the head of it all is Fashion’s number one power house, Vogue’s Anna Wintour.  In honor of this extravagant event here is a look back at some of the past Met Gala themes and gowns that took the red carpet by storm. 

   2005: The House of Chanel

Selma Blair 

Nicole Kidman

Naomi Watts

2006: Anglo Mania:Tradition and Transgression in British Fashion

Sara Jessica Parker

Diane von Furstenberg

Victoria Beckham

2008: Superheroes: Fashion and Fantasy

Melania Trump

Eva Longoria


2010: The American Woman

Sarah Jessica Parker

Kate Hudson

Jennifer Lopez

Gwen Stefani

Anne Hathaway

Anna Wintour