The 2021 Met Gala: Top Red Carpet Outfits and Looks

Elmira | 09 - 15 - 2021
2021 Met Gala

It’s that time of the Met Gala again. Fashion’s biggest night out, the Met Gala, formally known as the Costume Institute Gala, honors the creativity of fashion. It is a fundraising event that benefits the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. It is the event in which celebrities and designers have officially presented their creativity and uniqueness of American fashion. The 2021 Met Gala is a tribute to the ingenuity of the American style. Uncover more about the 2021 Met Gala which has been called the Oscar of fashion. From Billie Eilish’s golden-age Hollywood bombshell look to Rihanna-rivaling train, we put together these unique looks that may earn a spot on the Met Gala best dressed ever list. You can add Met Gala outfits to your fashion 2021 list.

Met Gala Theme 2021

The 2021 Met Gala theme is all about ‘American Independence,’ focusing on celebrating American fashion.

2021 Met Gala: Most Stunning Red Carpet Dresses

What is, the best Met Gala dresses for 2021? Every star presented their best look that was incomparable and unbeatable. Scroll down to find the most standout looks from Met Gala 2021.

Where Did the Met Gala Take Place in 2021?
  • A. National Gallery of Art
  • B. The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • C. Getty Museum
  • D. Art Institute of Chicago

Billie Eilish 

The pop star arrived on the red carpet of the Met Gala 2021, wearing Oscar de La Renta’s dazzling costume featuring a tulle corset gown. The singer said that her look is inspired by Marilyn Monroe. The corseted gown featured a gargantuan skirt and also had a 15-foot train.

Jennifer Lopez

You can’t take your eye off Jennifer Lopez, who made heads turn with her striking look. She arrived at the red carpet wearing a western-inspired Ralph Lauren costume, featuring a plunging fringed brown gown, a brown leather belt, a faux fur bolero, elegant silver earrings, a silver statement necklace, hat, and a pretty leather choker.

Lil Nas X

The American Rapper Lil Nas X came to the red carpet 2021 wearing Versace and took off to reveal not one but three spectacular golden attires from cape to armor to an elegantly adorned jumpsuit. 

Justin and Hailey Bieber

Here comes the celebrity couple you have been looking for! Justine Beiber wore a black suit, as he names it Drew House, his streetwear label, completed his look with a pair of sneakers and Drew House logo top handle bag. Hailey was stunned in a plunge neck floor-length gown by Saint Laurent.

Kendall Jenner

Sheer is still on-trend.

The American model spread a sprinkle of magic at the red carpet of Met Gala with her sheer embellished Givenchy gown, featuring a corseted waist, dazzling capped sleeves, and a choker necklace, completing her look with a simple low bun. Her look was inspired by Audrey Hepburn’s dress in My Fair Lady.


Here comes the Queen! Iman arrived at the red carpet wearing a Godly gold and beige headdress and cage skirt. Her look focuses on ballroom display.

Maisie Williams 

The Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams appeared at the Met Gala, opted for a black leotard dress with mesh sleeves, a long train, and black crystals. She flaunted her gothic look that was inspired by The Matrix.


The pop singer Rihanna flaunted a spectacular black ruffle dress with beanie and Bulgari diamonds. She entered the red carpet of Met Gala along with A$AP Rocky.

Ella Emhoff

The stepdaughter of Vice President Kamala Harris made her debut in Met Gala 2021, wearing a Red Bodysuit with matching trousers and Sneakers.

Megan Fox

Megan Fox took center stage with her charismatic red lace-up gown with thigh slit.

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