Favorite Met Gala Looks From Years Past

The Met Gala, the annual fundraising event for the benefit of the Metropolitan Museum of Art‘s Costume Institute in New York City. is being held on May 4th. It has always been one of fashion’s biggest events of the year, and we can’t wait to see who will be on the best-dressed list of 2015. The theme for this year will be one of the most interesting yet, ‘China: Through the Looking Glass’. To start getting excited, let’s take a look back at some of our favorite celebrity looks from the past 3 years:

Theme 2014 – Charles James: Beyond Fashion


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2014: Emma Stone in a Thakoon custom pink cropped top and fuchsia silk plisse draped skirt; Tod’s Signature silver clutch.



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2014: Felicity Jones in a Theory by Olivier Theyskens custom dark emerald silk gown; Ana Khouri Charlotte black diamond and pearl ring.


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2014: Marion Cotillard in Christian Dior Haute Couture dress and shoes.

Blake Lively

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2014: Blake Lively in a Gucci Première dress; Lorraine Schwartz ruby earrings.

Theme 2013 – Punk: Chaos to Couture

Rooney Mara

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2013: Rooney Mara in head to toe Givenchy.

Nicole Richie

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2013: Nicole Richie in an ivory Topshop Couture gown, and ghostly-grey updo.


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2013: Sarah Jessica Parker in a Giles Deacon dress; Philip Treacy mohawk headdress.

Theme 2012: Schiaparelli and Prada: Impossible Conversations 

Rachel Zoe

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2012: Karolina Kurkova in Rachel Zoe dress and turban.

Michelle Dockery

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2012: Michelle Dockery in Ralph Lauren Collection.

Cristina Ricci

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2012: Cristina Ricci in Thakoon.

By: Faye Harris, MA Fashion Journalism