Met Gala 2014: Red Carpet Fashion Live Blog

8:38 PM — And that’s a wrap! Time to put my shoes back on and microwave a plate of taquitos! XOXO.

Beyonce and Jay Z at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:32 PM — Beyonce and Jay Z have arrived. They’re glittering and gorgeous, of course. Bey’s wearing a black veil, Jay’s in a white suit jacket. Beyonce dropped her ring and Jay presented it to her like a proposal and now I’m gonna tell everyone I meet for the rest of my life.

Rihanna at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:30 PM — Rihanna HAS ARRIVED #nobasiczone. She’s in white head-to-toe with structured shoulders. She’s got a knotted skirt which is giving THE BEST draping action. She’s also wearing a rhinestone headband/tiara which makes sense because she’s da KWEEN.

Anne Hathaway at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:29 PM — Anne Hathaway’s red column dress is strikingly simple, no?

8:28 PM — Overheard every time there’s a big scream: “It’s GOTTA be Beyoncé.”

8:27 PM — Joke’s on y’all I took my shoes off hours ago.

8:26 PM — Dead over Cara’s black top, white cigarette pants ensemble.

Reese Witherspoon, Kate Bosworth, Stella McCartney and Cara Delevingne a the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:25 PM — Cara Delevingne, Kate Bosworth, and Reese Witherspoon are all in Stella McCartney.

8:23 PM — Reese Witherspoon in pink is giving me so many fully grown Elle Woods vibes.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:21 PM — Those screams mean KIMYE is here. #worldsmosttalkedaboutcouple

Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:18 PM — OLSEN ALERT!!

Erykah Badu at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:16 PM — Erykah Badu is giving Pharrell a run for his hat money. Wow she smells incredible. Like a crate of freshly picked berries. I kid you not.

Emma Stone at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:15 PM — Emma Stone and Andrew Garfield are here now. Emma is in two-tone pink and a teased high side braid. Andrew’s in the sweetest gray suit jacket.

Kristen Stewart at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:13 PM — Kristen Stewart’s flame red hair goes so well with gunmetal and sequined black tulle.

8:11 PM — Lena Dunham is here in a short floral number. Gobs of satin tonight.

8:10 PM — Shailene Woodley looks exactly like a forest nymph, which is exactly how I’ve always wanted her to look.

8:09 PM — What do I have to do to be adopted by Blake lively and Ryan Reynolds? Also to have hair like Blake Lively (even though I’d be adopted)? I need to know.

8:07 PM — Frank Ocean just breezed by me in a white dinner jacket. RIP me.

8:06 PM — Welp, Jake and Maggie Gyllenhaal are having the cutest bro/sis arrival moment.

8:05 PM — Florence Welch keeps the cape trend going with butterfly appliqués.

Johnny Depp and Amber Heard at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:04 PM — Here’s a pic of Amber Heard pointing out how incredible Sarah Silverman looks.

Johnny Depp at the 2014 Met Gala.
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8:00 PM — Johnny Depp is probably my favorite dude ’fit of the night (sorry Rocky!).
He has a cane, tails, white gloves, and glasses.

7:59 PM — Catching my breath looking at Amy Adams’ arrival in full skirted silver.

Taylor Swift at the 2014 Met Gala.
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7:53 PM — Taylor Swift has just arrived pretty in pink with a BIG OL’ bow in the back. Karlie Kloss arrived just before Taylor. Something tells me they came together.

7:52 PM — So is Olivia Munn’s! Similar silhouette but that goldenrod, courtesy of Diane von Furstenberg, is something special against the red carpet.

7:51 PM — Leighton Meester’s gold plunging neckline is speaking to me!

Lupita Nyong’o at the 2014 Met Gala.
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7:50 PM — Wow Lupita is an emerald green flapper dream. Headband and everything.
Rhinestone heels shining and I thiiiink she might have purple hair?

7:48 PM — Just talked to Rocky. He claims Chanel took longer to get ready today but I’m calling shenanigans.

Kristen Wiig and Alexander Wang at the 2014 Met Gala.
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7:46 PM — Wait, OMG, Kristen Wiig’s outfit is pants with a high low skirt over the top.

Gabrielle Union at the 2014 Met Gala.
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7:44 PM — Gabrielle Union and Miuccia Prada made this two piece together!

7:42 PM — Hear that? It’s the screams punctuating Selena Gomez’s arrival!

7:40 PM — Chanel Iman’s silver look is v. old Hollywood, IMHO.

7:38 PM — Kristen Wiig just arrived with Alexander Wang and is way austere. Soooo striking.

7:36 PM — Kendall Jenner is looking statuesque in Topshop, TBH.

7:34 PM — HI A$AP ROCKY (with cutie girlfriend Chanel!)!!

7:32 PM — Wow Jourdan Dunn in the BEST neon yellow.

7:29 PM — Janelle Monae has just arrived looking hella regal in a floor length cape. I am living for her mohawk braid.

Dianna Agron at the 2014 Met Gala.
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7:26 PM — Dianna Agron’s hair is femme-bot perfect.

Michelle Williams at the 2014 Met Gala.
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7:23 PM — Michelle Williams is here and SO blonde.

7:21 PM — OMG Bryan Cranston is here. Hi, Heisenberg.

7:12 PM — Oh whoa, Rita also has gold in her part. You’ve gotta see this up close!

Rita Ora at the 2014 Met Gala.
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7:11 PM — Rita Ora is here and her shoes are laced all the way to her thighs. HER THIGHS! Also, her hair is shorter than it was mere hours ago on Live From MTV.

7:08 PM — Amare Stoudemire also just arrived. Guess they’ll be hanging out with Anna Wintour, giant Knicks fan. #knickstape

7:07 PM — Also, Carmelo Anthony is in a short stack hat. #FASHIONSPORTSBALL

7:06 PM — SO. MANY. GIANT. SKIRTS.

Victor Cruz at the 2014 Met Gala.
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7:04 PM — Victor Cruz looking dapper in Public School. P.S. peep the lapel pin!

7:03 PM — I see purple hair! Nicole Richie must be here.

7:02 PM — I’m in love with Rosie Huntington-Whiteley’s black and gold dress. She’s taking a selfie on the red carpet! #HERO

7:01 PM — Jenna Lyons is in pants because she’s a BOSS.

7:00 PM — We’re collecting all our fave photos from the night in a flipbook. Check ’em out hurr!

Emmy Rossum at the 2014 Met Gala.
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6:59 PM — Wow I think I’m most jealous of Emmy Rossum’s dress. The colors on that paintbrush floral print look like candy.

Taylor Swift and Karlie Kloss getting ready for the 2014 Met Gala.
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6:58 PM — Taylor Swift and Karlie Kloss are getting ready together. Guess my invite got lost in the mail?

6:56 PM — Another top hat! Three’s a trend…

6:54 PM — First top hat sighting of the night!

6:51 PM — I want to rummage through Maggie Q’s ruffles for snacks. When’s dinner?

Zoe Saldana at the 2014 Met Gala.
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6:47 PM — Michael Kors and Zoe Saldana do Charles James as ballooned-out lace print.

6:40 PM — OMG power couple Chrissy Teigen and John Legend are here. LOVE THEM.

Rachel McAdams at the 2014 Met Gala.
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6:37 PM — Rachel McAdams just arrived in a beautiful soft flowing pink gown.

The details on Hailee Steinfeld’s dress at the 2014 Met Gala.
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6:35 PM — Hailee Steinfeld is here looking predictably adorable in black and white with a racer neck. She looks like a black-and-white cookie! I could use one of those right now, TBH. She’s here with Prabal Gurung.

Hailee Steinfeld at the 2014 Met Gala.
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6:27 PM — I have a feeling there’s gonna be a lot of skirt zhuzhing tonight.

Bradley Cooper at the 2014 Met Gala.
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6:17 PM — Bradley Cooper is here with a FULL BEARD and tails.

6:16 PM — OMG there’s a streaker! Fleeting but wonderful.

Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2014 Met Gala.
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6:15 PM — Sarah Jessica Parker is here and looks amazing in Oscar de la Renta, like the top of a cake. She’s got a great flower situation going on in her hair (daisies, maybe?) and the back of her ’do is super intricate.

Sarah Jessica Parker at the 2014 Met Gala.
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So many stairs.
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6:01 PM — 30 stairs + a ball skirt + heels = good luck, Met BBs

5:58 PM — Anna Wintour and Bee have arrived!

The 2014 Met Gala is about to kick off, y’all. We’re awaiting red carpet arrivals, but celebrities have been getting ready all day and sharing their process. Selena Gomez shared photos from her preparation while Taylor Swift tweeted that her cat attacked her dress. We can’t wait to see what they end up wearing, and whether one of them has a mysteriously shredded outfit.


Selena Gomez and Lorraine Schwartz before the 2014 Met Gala.
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One of Selena Gomez’s shoe options for the 2014 Met Gala.
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Selena Gomez’s bag options for the 2014 Met Gala.
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