Stars Dress up for The Costume Institute’s Annual Gala

metropolitan museum of art costume institute's 2011 gala

Celebrities and VIPs turned up at the Metropolitan Museum of Art last night for the Costume Institute’s annual gala; this year’s soiree marked the unveiling of Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty, a new exhibit celebrating the late designer’s work. Though the gala always boasts many of the year’s most fashion-forward red carpet ensembles, this year’s theme attracted especially avant-garde looks. While not everyone donned one of McQueen’s theatrical creations, most getups were similarly dramatic. Here’s a glimpse of the night’s fashion’s, an in-depth report is coming soon!

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