With a pandemic sweeping the world, many major events have been postponed or completely canceled for 2020, including the always-lavish Met Gala. The gala’s theme for 2020- About Time: Fashion and Duration- couldn’t be more appropriate, despite the indefinite postponement. Trends may come and go, but fashion is timeless.
Since we can’t celebrate the Met Gala in 2020, what better time to take a look back on some of the most outrageous, the most beautiful, and the most fashionable jewelry featured in Met Gala looks? Here’s a few of our favorite looks from recent years.
Beyoncé Knowles © Getty Images
Beyoncé embraced the Beyond Fashion theme of the 2014 Met Gala with a jet black ensemble, paired with massive drop earrings.
To steal this style, the bigger the earring, the better. Black onyx makes a striking, eye-catching contrast, but a big drop earring with tons of sparkle will work just as well.
Lady Gaga © Theo Wargo/ WireImage
Rihanna’s Take on Florals
Rihanna © Kevin Mazur
Blake Lively’s Contemporary Color
Blake Lively © Getty Images
Zoë Kravitz’s Edgy Glamour
Layers of rings that played with size and shape were a great accompaniment to Zoë’s outfit, without compromising her personality.
2019’s Camp theme saw another contender embracing the concept. Janelle Monáe’s out-of-this-world surrealist-inspired gown pairs her signature geometric style with high-concept art.
The look wouldn’t be complete without a pair of unusual drop earrings.
Until next time,