It’s that time of year again where we put on our fashion critic hats, flock to social media, and review the influx of celebrity fashion at the Met Gala. Sure, it’s not an easy job, but somebody has to do it. And that somebody is the Internet.
me waiting to judge the met gala looks pic.twitter.com/mBUezCDTYA
— that’s so haute (@thatssohaute) May 1, 2022
The Met Gala is an annual fundraiser for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute, but it’s also a night of extravagant fashion. This year’s Met Gala theme is In America: An Anthology of Fashion/ “Gilded Glamour” and it’s sure to become a night of “who’s who” and “who are you wearing?”. Sometimes, the fashion slays:
the 2018 met gala was one for the books. pic.twitter.com/5nGSAtBEM0
— 2000s (@PopCulture2000s) May 1, 2022
And sometimes we are giving some less than stellar outcomes:
— 🧣 WILDEST DREAMS AH AHAHAHA 🧣 (@swiftoursonggg) May 2, 2022
While this year’s Met Gala commences, here are some of our favorite LGBTQ+ folks adorned in some amazing looks, who we hope make an appearance tonight.
Hopefully the Bodies, Bodies, Bodies star will serve up looks, looks, looks
— mαᥒυ (@manumetgala) September 14, 2021
Lil Nas X
I mean get into this look!
met gala 2021 / lil nas x made a dramatic entrance by wearing versace’s golden suit armor under a sweeping cape that took 800 hours to create from plush velvet and a further 1,300 hours went into the intricate embroidery pic.twitter.com/dbrtqEb6pM
— tarisha (@eccentricverde) May 2, 2022
Nothing to contest here:
— RUBY 🤍 (@17MINUTESX) September 13, 2021
We love to see a queer statement at the Met Gala:
— Met Gala Fashion (@metgalafashion_) September 13, 2021
We’ll see which special guest Ocean brings tonight:
— y e i (@yyeispo) September 13, 2021
It’s Tessa’s world and we are just living in it:
— MEFeater Magazine (@mefeater) May 7, 2019
We’ll feel all the euphoria if Hunter is serving looks like this tonight:
Hunter schafer’s met gala look is still my favourite red carpet outfit probably ever pic.twitter.com/enCSZJ4RGq
— grace (@amandayoungdyke) April 30, 2022
The superstar is just in a league of their own:
— sir chido⚡| heartstopper era (@chidoswift) May 2, 2022
I mean, Lady Gaga’s 2019 Met Gala outfit wasn’t just some serious fashion, it was an entire performance! She did it for the applause, applause, applause.
Lady Gaga. Met Gala 2019
“Camp: Notes on Fashion.” pic.twitter.com/rM2572yeJM
— Lau .❤︎* (@MsLuvrgirl) April 29, 2022
Giving everyone a run for “Best DRESSed”
troye sivan at the 2021 met gala. pic.twitter.com/hBSqRfv8Q4
— 🍡 (@everyhourtroye) November 10, 2021
We hope to Ms. Cox brings all the drama we need for this year’s theme:
— MadameNoire (@MadameNoire) May 6, 2019
We’re sure that star will shine bright at tonight’s Met Gala:
— ally (@zeglerbrekker) September 14, 2021
Of course we have plenty more LGBTQ+ folks we hope to see at tonight’s event. The list is long and will continue to grow, as more queer and trans folks make their Met Gala debuts. And though we may not be there, we are there in spirit, from the comfort of our homes scrolling through our social media feeds and harshly critiquing, nevertheless.
— D ❤︎ (@doesntmindrain) May 2, 2022