Next week is the first Monday of May and finally The Met Gala can be held at the right time after two years of pandemic. This eventful time is going to be attached to a theme as always, in this case is all about the excessive and incredible garments from the last decades of 1800s. Gilded Aged or White Tie are the terms that defines this period of time and feature use of headpieces, statement puffy sleeves, high necklines, corsets, intricate details and embroidery, parasols, and evening gowns.
Menswear in this edition is a secondary thing but it can feel fresh by mixing it with aspects of femininity. Because parties and balls brought out the most extravagant style USA has ever seen. Other point where some designer may find inspiration is in the understanding of sportswear in that period of time, where it became an integral part of everyone’s wardrobes. Is going to be an incredible and eye catching red carpet with an impressive list of celebrities.