Met Gala 2012 red carpet trends

The Met Gala has become the fashion Oscars. It is also the opening night of the annual fashion exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Met Gala is red-carpet fashion at its most outrageous.

When Anna Wintour, the ice queen of understated chic, wears a gown with a huge gold lobster embroidered on the skirt, you can be sure an LBD isn’t going to cut it.

Here is our picks of the best Met Gala trends along with dresses you can shop at Boudoir Boutique.

Gold Lame

Jessica Alba shimmered down the red carpet in a gold lame dress, always a show stopper.

Sultry Lace

Heidi Klum kept it sophist acted wearing a on trend navy lace dress.

Gothic Black
Mary Kate Olsen always fashion forward opted for gothic black at the Met Gala along with understated accessories.
Layered Tassels
Rachel Zoe stayed true to her vintage inspired style in a 20’s inspired tassel dress. 

Colour Blocking

Solange Knowles stood brightly amongst the stars in a colour block dress.

Mini prom

Emma Stone opted for a short embellished mini prom style dress on the red carpet.

Luxury Sequins

Victoria’s Secret Angel Karolina Kurkova was our number one fashion star of the night in a gold sequin gown.