Met Gala: Rihanna, and the fabulous dresses that have been used over time


The MET Gala wouldn’t be the same without one of the celebrities more expected during the night: Rihanna. How to forget that huge dress tail long, sandy authorship of the designer Guo Pei, with which he became the celebrity most commented during the gala of the exhibition China: Through the Looking Glassheld in 2015.

In 2017, surprised everyone with a strapless floral confection of architectural Comme des Garçons to honor Rei Kawakubo. And it was in 2018 when, sheathed in a creation of John Galliano, became hostess of the night that emphasised the influence of the catholic religion in fashion, during the gala of the exhibition Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.

Without a doubt, the singer and businesswoman might dispute the crown of the best dressed in the history of the MET Gala, thanks to the looks that has led to over the years. Here’s a recount:

Rihanna MET Gala-Poiret King of Fashion

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2007 – Poiret: King of Fashion

Designer: Georges Chakra

The song “Umbrella” was a hit on the charts around the world, and Rihanna wore the characteristic look of the asymmetric cut hair that appeared in the video. That night we decided on a white dress Georges Chakra with applications of stones and gloves network.

Rihanna MET Gala The Model as Muse

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2009 – The Model as Muse: Embodying Fashion

Designer: Dolce & Gabbana

The second time Rihanna attended the MET Gala was in a tuxedo designed by Domenico Dolce and Stefano Gabbana.. What is striking in the design, it was the sack with sleeves balloon and the guanteletas of leather in his hands.

Rihanna at MET Gala Alexander McQueen

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2011 – Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty

Designer: Stella McCartney

For the gala, which celebrated the life and work of English designer Alexander McQueen, Rihanna chose a gown of lace formed by Stella McCartney in black, which contrasted sharply with her iconic hair redhead.

Rihanna at MET Gala ” Schiaparelli and Prada

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2012 – Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations

Designer: Tom Ford

Rihanna had already reached the status of legend of pop, and was also one of the figures expected on the red carpet. In the year that Muccia Prada had a conversation with Elsa Schaiaparelli, the singer was presented in a dress of skin and an open back designed by Tom Ford.

Rihanna at MET Gala, Charles James

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2014 – Charles James: Beyond Fashion

Designer: Stella McCartney

Rihanna once again called to Stella McCartney to attend the Met Gala 2014, this time in a white dress with two pieces. A look that reminds us a little bit more to the “bad gal” of the present.

Rihanna MET Gala China Through the Looking Glass

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2015 – China: Through the Looking Glass

Designer: Guo Pei

This was the year in which Rihanna clearly they wished luck to the next all at the MET Gala. Your yellow dress embroidered queue a mile long, designed by Guo Pei, was the absolute winner of the night, and one of the historical moments in the fashion of the last few years.

Rihanna at MET Gala Rei Kawakubo

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2017 – Rei Kawakubo: Art of the In-Between

Designer: Comme des Garcons

The first MET Gala, in which Rihanna has worn a piece from the designer who is honored in the exhibit. After the shocking dress of Guo Pei two years before, Riri returned to the event with a dress of floral print and make architectural impressive.

Rihanna – MET Gala Heavenly Bodies

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2018 – Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination

Designer: John Galliano

That night, Rihanna was one of the hosts, so that it could not be expected less of her. The now entrepreneur appeared converted in all a papisa, with dress, coat and mitra impolutamente embroidery and covered applications, courtesy of John Galliano.