Together with the actress Regina King and the producer of Broadway musicals and author of the soundtrack for ‘Encanto’, Lin-Manuel Miranda, the most anticipated hosts at the Met Gala 2022 red carpet, the most important evening in the world of fashion, they were Blake Lively and her husband and the father of her three children, the ‘blockbuster’ actor Ryan Reynolds.
How could it be otherwise, they were among the first to arrive, dressed according to the ‘dress code’ of the night, in honor of the Golden Age.
While the ‘Red Alert’ actor was impeccable in a classic dark brown, almost black, tuxedo complete with white shirt, vest, bow tie, flower and handkerchief, the ‘Gossip Girl’ star made jaws drop in his Atelier Versace, quite a lesson in style. She was undoubtedly one of the queens of the gala, setting the bar very high as soon as the ‘show’ began.
Your perfect choice has been a 3-in-1 design or with three layers and various surprises and winks.
Great tribute and trompe l’oeil
First, the actress has taken her first steps on the carpet with a bodycon design in ‘nude’ and brownStrapless, adorned with extra long gloves and a huge metallic peach silk bow that doubled as a train.
Halfway, several young people from the organization have approached her and have begun to help her unbutton the big bowunfolding with him an endless turquoise blue tail with metallic star motifs.
In a seen and not seen, the Californian interpreter has gone from wearing a tight cocktail dress to an impressive princess-like dress.
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Tribute to the ‘skyline’ of New York
As she herself explained to ‘Vogue’, it is a custom design with several tributes to the most emblematic buildings of New York City. The geometric decorations refer to the silhouette of the Empire State Building, the green color of the second tail is an ode to the aged rust of the Statue of Liberty and the drawings of the same, a reproduction of the constellations of the dome of the station Grand Center.
An display of mastery ‘made in Versace’ that Lively has known how to look like no one else, combining the ‘look’ with some maxi diamond and emerald earrings. Also with which has turned out to be the star accessory of the night, a tiara. In addition, this jewel had another surprise, since it included seven points, like the crown of the Statue of Liberty. “Also to the seven continents and the seven seas that pay homage to inclusivity, freedom and welcome to those who arrive in New York City,” the actress explained to those present.
She has also explained excitedly that the jewelry designer, Lorraine Schwartz, has put 25 stones on it (like the number of windows the statue has).