Amazing gowns graced the red carpet at the Met Gala 2011 which celebrated the late designer Alexander McQueen through the exhibition ‘Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty’.
The annual gala opening the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute’s exhibit drew dozens of fashion heavyweights to pay tribute to the late designer.
Many stars showed up in Alexander McQueen gowns, but those that chose to wear other labels looked just as fabulous. Here are some creations that stood out:
Ashley Olsen in a vintage Christian Dior creation
Dakota Fanning wore a floral applique strapless gown from the Valentino Resort 2011 collection.
Fergie in a floral lace long-sleeved mermaid gown by Marchesa
Frieda Pinto sporting a menswear inspired creation from Chanel
Ginnifer Goodwin looking awesome in this Topshop getup
Jennifer Lopez in a striking red Gucci gown
Miranda Kerr in a ballerina inspired strapless dress by Marchesa
Naomi Campbell in Alexander McQueen
I liked Rihanna's Stella McCartney dress until I saw the strange skin-coloured opening at the side
Kate Middleton's wedding dress designer Sarah Burton showed up in a wedding gown of her own creation
Zoe Saldana in a pretty Calvin Klein gown