Cara Delevingne commanded attention as she showcased her bold sense of style in a red silk suit as she headed to the Met Gala 2022 on Monday.
The model, 29, ensured she wasn’t missed in a shiny red double-breasted jacket and coordinating trousers.
The actress posed up a storm as she left her hotel with painted gold hands ahead of hitting the red carpet at the glamorous fashion event.
Standing out: Cara Delevingne commanded attention as she showcased her bold sense of style in a silk red showman suit as she headed to the Met Gala 2022 on Monday
Cara turned up the heat as she while accessorised with a cane and a towering pair of silk red heels.
The blonde beauty styled her long tresses in a side parting in loose waves as they cascaded down past her shoulders.
Cara opted for an eye-catching makeup look as she lined her eyes with dazzling jewels and added a stunning pink lipgloss.
Eye-catching: The model, 29, ensured she wasn’t missed in a shiny red double-breasted jacket and coordinating trousers
The former Victoria Secret model coordinated her multiple chunky gold necklaces with the buttons on her chic jacket.
Cara has walked the Met Gala red carpet since her debut in 2011 and has always pulled out all the stops.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Benefit, also known as the Met Gala, is considered by many as the ‘Super Bowl of celebrity red carpets.’
Fashion’s biggest night is traditionally held the first Monday in May to raise money for the Costume Institute in New York City, with last year’s event moved to September due to the pandemic.
This year’s dress code is ‘gilded glamour’ to match the theme of ‘In America: An Anthology of Fashion,’ a continuation of last year’s ‘In America: A Lexicon of Fashion.’
Tickets for the glitzy event can reportedly cost up to $35,000 apiece, while prices for a table range from $200,000 to $300,000, with last year’s bash raking in a whopping $16.4 million for the Met’s Costume Institute.
Regina King, power couple Blake Lively and Ryan Reynolds, and Lin-Manuel Miranda are hosting this time, taking over from Timothée Chalamet, Billie Eilish, Amanda Gorman and Naomi Osaka.
This will be Miranda’s first time as a Met Gala co-chair (and guest) but he was originally intended to co-host the 2020 edition before the pandemic forced its cancellation.
Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour is once again supervising the benefit as chairwoman, a position she’s held since 1995. Her fellow honorary co-chairs are designer Tom Ford and Instagram head Adam Mosseri.
As usual, the sartorial theme comes from the exhibit the gala launches: ‘In America: An Anthology of Fashion,’ which is the second of star curator Andrew Bolton’s two-part show exploring the roots of American style.
This exhibit will showcase some lesser-known designers, and also some top film directors, including Sofia Coppola, Martin Scorsese, host King, and last year’s Oscar winner Chloé Zhao.
Bolton said eight directors will create what he called ‘cinematic vignettes’ in the period rooms of the American Wing of the museum.
Similar to the September event, there will be 400 guests this year, lower than the pre-pandemic highs of 500-600 attendees.
The other four are Ford, the celebrated fashion designer who’s also an acclaimed film director, Janicza Bravo (Zola), Julie Dash (Daughters Of The Dust) and Autumn de Wilde (who directed the Jane Austen adaptation Emma. and is also a photographer).
The first part of the exhibition will remain on display in the rooms of the Anna Wintour Costume Center, along with the second part, until September 5.
More than half the pieces in the opening exhibition will be rotated out and garments from designers not yet featured will go on display.
The Met Gala is a huge money-maker for the museum, and provides the Costume Institute with its main source of funding.
Bold: The actress posed up a storm as she left her hotel with painted gold hands and accessorised with a cane and towering silk red and gold heels