Blake Lively had a high bar as one of the evening's hostesses, but she smashed it in her two-in-one Atelier Versace ballgown with sky-blue embellishments.
Vanessa Hudgens' Moschino gown, adorned with Messika gems, is certainly seductive.
Kacey Musgraves' feather-covered fan and embellished Prada gown are immaculate homages to Gilded Age gossipy women and her Grammy-winning record Golden Hour.
Tommy Dorfman's golden tiara glows like a 19th-century halo, the ideal compliment to that gorgeous, goblet-green Christopher Kane cutout gown.
Janelle Monáe's silver-and-black jewelled stripes span their hood, crisscross their arms, and even continue as nail art.
While it's hard not to admire Kaia Gerber's huge, hip-skimming curls, her Alexander McQueen gown and theme adherence deserve equal praise.
Evan Mock's Head Of State-designed Met Gala ensemble is on-theme and incredibly stylish, like the Gilded Age as generated by A24.
Maude Apatow's Miu Miu gown is a study in textiles. Glossy beading and silken tassels capture the light.
The finest part of Quannah Chasinghorse's Met Gala attire is the assortment of traditional jewellery she wears as a reference to her indigenous background.
Ashley Park and her Atelier Prabal Gurung gown are pieces of art in bright pink corset and feathery skirt.
Her black-and-silver jewelled Louis Vuitton SS22 RTW dress is topped with a light leather-trimmed jacket covered with what seems to be small beaded fans.