The MET Gala 2020 it has not been possible, at least for the moment. With something of nostalgia and grief, many celebrities tried to take advantage of the day yesterday to remember their favourite looks from previous editions and, a few, preferred to clear doubts and teach what they had brought in case it has been held. One of them was Katy Perry who uploaded a photo to Instagram under the title “What could have been”. The singer, who is currently expecting her first child with the actor Orlando Bloom, would have dared with a set of Jean-Paul Gaultier that highlighted his already advanced pregnancy.
Of course, none of the outfits designed for the MET Gala are casual. All have a history, a background, and of course, they are adapted to the theme of each year. In this case, the piece that would have looked Katy Perry fit perfectly into the theme ‘About time: Fashion and Duration’ with the number that would have celebrated the 150th anniversary of the museum. This look mixes the trajectory of Jean-Paul Gaultier, who announced this year its withdrawal from the catwalks, and also inevitably reminiscent of some of the looks iconic Madonna.
The look is custom-made for Katy takes as its starting point a proposal made in the Spring/Summer 2010 collection of the French firm that was worn on the catwalk by modelor Jourdan Dunn, who was also pregnant at that time.
Also, this style of top prude that would have looked like Katy, I had joined with Madonna and with one of his looks more iconic, the corset conical, which the singer took on the tour Blond Ambition that took place over several months in 1990. Like that Madonna, Katy has become to Jean-Paul Gaultier in your designer of trust, following the path of the interpreter of ‘Like a Virgin’ whose style has always walked hand-in-hand of the French label.
In addition, on more than one occasion Katy has not hesitated to show the admiration he feels for Madonna and, even, has come along with her to some other event. Without a doubt, have been possible, this look would have spoken precisely of the passage of time by double, and has become one of the most discussed of the night.