A Line of Beauty, in honour of Karl Lagerfeld
The Met Gala red carpet event for 2023 has begun at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City. Themed “Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty,” which celebrates the late designer’s contributions to fashion houses like Chanel, Fendi, and his own namesake brand, serves as the inspiration for this year.
The red-carpet extravaganza is as important to the occasion as the exhibition itself. The Met Gala, sometimes referred to as the “Super Bowl of fashion,” has produced some of the most iconic red carpet ensembles for celebrities over the past 10 years.
Met Gala 2023 was graced by a multitude of celebrities from various fields such as acting, music, sports, modeling, and art, who attended the event in great numbers. While the dazzling presence of Indian celebrities like Alia Bhatt, Priyanka Chopra, Natasha Poonawalla, Isha Ambani also made heads turn at the event.
Alia Bhatt at MET Gala 2023
Alia Bhat made a stunning appearance at the 2023 MET Gala, paying homage to the iconic designer Karl Lagerfeld and his awe-inspiring and inventive couture. She drew inspiration from Claudia Schiffer’s 1992 Chanel bridal look and retained the authenticity of the design with embroidery featuring 100,000 pearls, which were crafted by Prabal Gurung.
Alia’s makeup accentuated her natural, sheer skin, with heavy blush to create a standout look at the event. Her eye makeup was defined by a smudgy kajal line. This was Alia’s first appearance at the MET Gala, and she managed to make a remarkable impression with a look that was distinctly Indian, yet had a global appeal.
Priyanka Chopra at MET Gala 2023
Priyanka Chopra made a bold fashion statement at the Met Gala 2023 by paying tribute to the legendary designer Karl Lagerfeld. She donned a stunning ensemble that was inspired by Lagerfeld’s iconic style. The dress featured intricate beading in black and white, and a dramatic high collar that paid homage to Lagerfeld’s design aesthetics. Chopra paired the dress with statement earrings, long gloves, and her signature red lipstick. The overall look was a testament to Lagerfeld’s legacy as a creative visionary and fashion icon.
Adding to the glamour, Chopra also wore an exquisite blue laguna necklace at the event, which had a staggering value of at least $25 million or ₹ 204.5 crores. The necklace was designed by the jewellery brand Bulgari, of which Chopra is a brand ambassador. The blue Laguna necklace complemented Chopra’s black and white attire perfectly and added an extra touch of luxury and sophistication to her overall look. The combination of her ensemble and the breathtaking necklace made Chopra one of the standout stars at the Met Gala 2023.
Natasha Poonawalla at MET Gala 2023
Natasha paid tribute to Karl Lagerfeld’s beloved cat Choupette by wearing a silver metallic gown with soaring patterns at the Met Gala, which is fashion’s biggest night out. The event, which is a fundraiser, is held every year in New York on the first Monday of May, and this year’s event on Monday was a star-studded affair.
Natasha Poonawalla shared a series of photos of her Met Gala look on her Instagram profile, which was admired by fashion enthusiasts and celebrities alike.
Isha Ambani make heads turn
Isha Ambani, a prominent Indian businesswoman and socialite, wowed the crowd at the Met Gala 2023 with her striking Prabal Gurung ensemble. Her black one-shoulder gown was customized with exquisite crystal and pearl detailing on the border, complemented by a long silk chiffon train in the same hue. To elevate her glamorous appearance, Isha accessorized her outfit with Lorraine Schwartz jewelry, including a magnificent necklace and earrings.
Additionally, she carried a Chanel doll bag crafted by Karl Lagerfeld himself, adding a touch of sophistication to her ensemble.
In conclusion, the Met Gala 2023 saw some of India’s most popular and influential celebrities making a remarkable impact on the international fashion and entertainment scene. Their stunning appearances and unique sense of style captured the attention of the global media, showcasing the rich cultural diversity of India. The presence of these celebrities at such a high-profile event demonstrates the increasing influence of Indian culture on the world stage. It also serves as an inspiration for aspiring Indian talents to strive towards achieving their dreams and making a mark on the global stage. Overall, the Indian celebrities at the Met Gala 2023 brought a touch of glamour and sophistication to the event, leaving a lasting impression on attendees and viewers alike.