The highly anticipated “Manus X Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology” themed 2016 Met Gala red carpet event took place last night with an over-the-top fashion spectacle. High-shine metallics reigned at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York where A-listers (and one royal) celebrated the opening of the Costume Institute’s annual exhibition. While the majority of the guests appeared to receive the metallic memo, a number of celebrities upped the ante and delivered megawatt glamour. In the slides ahead, see the seven stars who electrified the 2016 Met Gala red carpet.
7 Best Dressed Celebrities Who Shut it Down on the 2016 Met Gala Red Carpet
Emma Watson took to the red carpet wearing a Calvin Klein Collection creation. The actress mastered the art of white-tie layering with a skirt-over-pants number that she paired with an off-the-shoulder corseted top. Fun fact: the eco-friendly ensemble was made from recycled plastic bottles. Emma Watson in Calvin Klein Collection