I swear this time of year is more exciting to me than Christmas. The annual Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Gala fundraiser for its Costume Institute, put on by the New York City-based arts museum and Vogue collectively, boasts the title “Party Of The Year” and will blow up your feed faster than your chance to see what Rhi Rhi showed up *fashionably late* in. If you’ve already seen Oscar-nominated sci-fi thriller, Ex Machina, then you’re already on-brand for this year’s conveniently themed event: Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, with a dress code and dinner menu that follows suit of course.

Want a ticket? That’ll cost you $25,000 and although it’s a good PR move to deem it “open to the public”, it’s Anna who ultimately deicides who makes it past their Uber ride uptown…and well, that is potentially pricier.

Nevertheless, in honour of the 70th anniversary of the extravaganza, no less, I’ve curated my top 6 looks since the debut…

 

 

This is an excerpt from the article 6 Memorable MET Gala Looks which originally appeared on http://ethcsofstyl.com/.