She obliterated the theme with a sustainable twist. Billie Eilish came, saw, and conquered the Met Gala 2022.
Vintage is always linked with a story, an emotion.” On Met night 2022, it was Kim Kardashian who staged her own pop cultural feat. The Skims entrepreneur eschewed her beloved Balenciaga to wear the original naked dress, worn by Marilyn Monroe to serenade President John F Kennedy on his 45th birthday in 1962.
Met Gala 2022: Billie Eilish is the best-dressed celebrity of the night as she walks the Met Gala red carpet in a period Gucci pale green and cream silk corset gown with a goth punk twist. The singer won the night with her jaw-dropping look.
Billie Eilish delivered yet another jaw-dropping moment at the Met Gala on Monday (May 2), when she wore a classic turn-of-the-century-inspired corset Gucci gown. Eilish told Vogue's livestream host La La Anthony that the dress was made from all existing materials.
Billie Eilish made her first Met Gala appearance in 2021, when she turned heads dressed as a modern Marilyn Monroe. She ditched her usual oversized silhouette for a peach corseted Oscar de la Renta gown with a massive train. Her hair, which was platinum at the time, was styled into a glam Old Hollywood bob.
Consider the Met Gala 2022 the ultimate theme party. This year's theme is “Gilded Glamour,” a concept that leaves plenty of room for interpretation and pulls inspiration from New York's Gilded Age, when excess and grandiosity defined both the decades and the fashion.
After her British Vogue cover, though, her style began to evolve. After reviewing about a million images together, she and I decided that it had to be Oscar de la Renta for the Met gala.
Eilish wore a custom Gucci ivory and duchesse satin corseted gown, complete with a green lace underlay and gathered ivory skirt – and a padded bustle, of course. For Eilish, it was important for her look to be sustainable this year.
Billie Eilish wore her Oscar de la Renta Met Gala dress on one condition. Billie Eilish stunned New York at the Met Gala on Monday night as she channeled Old Hollywood in an dramatic Oscar de la Renta gown.
Billie Eilish shocked pop and fashion fans alike when she wore a blush-colored ball gown at the Met Gala Monday, marking a noteworthy departure from her usual oversized garments. The 19-year-old singer channeled Marilyn Monroe with her bright blonde hair and tulle Oscar de la Renta dress.
When it came to golden glamour, Carey Mulligan took home the prize. The custom design by Schiaparelli, which was made up of a fairly simple black column dress with the most beautiful embroidery, took more than 4,000 hours to create.
The first exhibition, with a theme of In America: A Lexicon of Fashion, opened on September 18, and the 2021 Met Gala itself—which was co-chaired by Timothée Chalamet, Billie Eilish, Amanda Gorman and Naomi Osaka—took place five days earlier on September 13.
Held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute, each guest invited to attend the event is carefully chosen by Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour.
The Met Costume Institute Gala is a highly renowned fundraising benefit that serves as an opening celebration for the Institute's annual fashion exhibit. Following the event, the exhibition runs for several months.
The term "Gilded Glamour" refers to the golden age in America, the period of rapid industrialization and massive economic growth in the three decades before the turn of the century.
This year's dress code, “gilded glamour,” allowed guests to take inspiration from New York's Gilded Age, which ran from the 1870s to the early 1900s. The Met released specific instructions to its guests that the event would be white tie, a more formal dress code compared to traditional black-tie attire.
Sunday Best: Emily Blunt, Iman are among the fashion winners from 2021 Met Gala.
Memorable moments Billie Eilish ditched her baggy outfits for tight clothes. “I had no goal of 'This is going to make everybody think differently of me,'” she said of the dramatic dye job. “I've had different-colored hair and vibes for everything I've ever done. I wanted this album to have its own thing.”
Beyoncé, Billie Eilish and other nominees for best original song will perform at Sunday's Oscars, the show's producers announced Tuesday.
Tonight was only Billie Eilish's second time on the Met Gala red carpet, but she made sure her sequel look was just as much a standout as the first. Putting her own spin on the gilded glamour dress code, the superstar opted for a regal Gucci look by Alessandro Michele that was made entirely with upcycled materials.
On the carpet, Eilish showed off a new side of her personality when she donned a tulle, off-the-shoulder Oscar de la Renta gown with her hair in platinum blonde curls à la Marilyn Monroe.
And also: She has three tats total. There's one on her sternum that says “Eilish,” because, in Billie's words, “Yes, I love myself.” On her thigh is a “big boy” dragon, visible when she wore a gown with a high thigh slit to the Met gala.
Eilish Eau de Parfum by Billie Eilish is a captivating Amber Gourmand featuring notes of sugared petals, creamy vanilla, and warm musks.
Eilish was estimated to be worth $53 million in 2020, and it was thanks to a reported $25 million payday for The World's a Little Blurry—in other words, roughly half of her current net worth.
The guest list, since 1995, has been carefully presided over by Vogue editor Anna Wintour and her team, with only around 600 people making the list each year.