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Everything you need to know in anticipation of the Met Gala 2022 including the theme, the hosts, the expected attendees and much more.

Everything You Need to Know in Anticipation of the Met Gala 2022

The first Monday in May is nearly upon us, and you know what that means: the Costume Institute of the Metropolitan Museum annual fundraiser. Aka The Met Gala! Red carpet looks to coo over, fashion faux pas to pick over, and a general sense of beauty, fun and sparkle that for some is like opening gifts on Christmas morning. Our correspondent Abbie Martin Greenbaum has rounded up a fact sheet of everything you need to know in anticipation of the Met Gala 2022, including the theme, the hosts, the expected attendees and much more. The headline is that this year is all about “Gilded Glamour.” Grab the champagne and settle in. This is gonna be good.

Best Photos of the Met’s Poignant “About Time” 2020 Fashion Exhibit

The first Monday in May 2021 has come and gone with no glamourous over-the-top Met Costume Institute Gala. Ugh! The good news is that this fall there will be a modified event. And the Mother of Them All is scheduled to return in May 2022. In the meantime, we’ve shared our favorite gowns from galas past. And now we’re sharing our best photos of the poignant and haunting “About Time: Fashion and Duration” 2020 exhibit at The Met in New York. Whether you saw it and want to relive it – or missed it due to the Great Lockdown – it was one of the most moving and beautiful of all. Here are some of highlights.

most stunning gowns and best looks from the red carpet at past iterations of the Costume Institute Gala at the Met Museum in New York

9 Stunning Gowns from the Red Carpet at Past Met Galas

The first Monday in May is the zenith of fashion life in Manhattan. That’s because every year that’s the night of the over-the-top fabulous Met Gala. Coronavirus robbed us of the fun of it for 2020. And in 2021, the event will happen in more subdued fashion this fall. To hold us over until next May, we’re doing a throwback. Our correspondent Meredith Lepore is sharing her edit of the 9 most stunning gowns and best looks from the red carpet at past iterations of the Costume Institute Gala at the Met Museum in New York. Imagine what they’ll do next time!