See Every Olsen Twin Met Gala Look (Spoiler: They're All Amazing)

Mary-Kate and Ashley have been bringing their signature style to the red carpet for over 10 years – and they never disappoint

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2005: THE HOUSE OF CHANEL

2005: THE HOUSE OF CHANEL
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Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen loved a party just like any other NYU freshmen – the only difference is that theirs involved rubbing elbows with A-listers and being clad in couture. (Though no, you're not alone for thinking that they look like they just stepped off the set of New York Minute.)

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2006: ANGLOMANIA

2006: ANGLOMANIA
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It was a British invasion on the red carpet at the 2006 Met Gala – which may explain why the twins went for a more prim and proper fitted look than their go-to "bag lady chic" NYU attire at the time.

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2007: POIRET: KING OF FASHION

2007: POIRET: KING OF FASHION
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The year after establishing their design cred with The Row, the sisters started showing signs of their signature design aesthetic in dresses that mirrored one another: classic color palettes, streamlined shapes and those long, loose Olsen waves.

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2008: SUPERHEROES: FASHION AND FANTASY

2008: SUPERHEROES: FASHION AND FANTASY
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For the superhero-themed year at the Met Gala, Ashley's superpower seemed to be reading our mind (We're thinking: 'We're jealous of your brow game') and Mary-Kate appeared to be able to make her eyebrows disappear.

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2009: THE MODEL AS MUSE

2009: THE MODEL AS MUSE
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The night was all about inspiring female supermodels, but Mary-Kate and Ashley seemed to be concerned with eye candy of a different kind (pictured with Josh Hartnett, left, and then-boyfriend Justin Bartha, right).

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2011: ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: SAVAGE BEAUTY

2011: ALEXANDER MCQUEEN: SAVAGE BEAUTY
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Neither twin wore Alexander McQueen, but both chose vintage gowns that had the designer's sense of drama: Ashley wore vintage Christian Dior, while Mary-Kate chose a boho-feeling Givenchy Couture gown.

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2012: SCHIAPARELLI AND PRADA: IMPOSSIBLE CONVERSATIONS

2012: SCHIAPARELLI AND PRADA: IMPOSSIBLE CONVERSATIONS
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Schiaparelli's signature color was hot pink ... which didn't seem to be a huge factor in Mary-Kate's dressing decisions the year she attended solo in a gown of her own design.

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2013: PUNK: CHAOS TO COUTURE

2013: PUNK: CHAOS TO COUTURE
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The emphasis was on the "chaos" part of the theme, as both sisters picked voluminous ensembles in coordinating citrus shades with tons of embellishment.

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2014: CHARLES JAMES: BEYOND FASHION

2014: CHARLES JAMES: BEYOND FASHION
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The Olsens paid tribute to the designer's classic '50s silhouette with more vintage gowns (that had us divided) – an '80s-inspired Chanel look from Ashley and a Gianfranco Ferré business-suit-esque number from Mary-Kate.

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2015: CHINA: THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS

2015: CHINA: THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS
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Themes are for amateurs! The Olsens did their own thing at the event, wearing coordinating black gowns – Mary-Kate in a robe-style shearling-trimmed number and Ashley in a tiered and puff-sleeved look (both are in David Webb jewels).

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2016: MANUS X MACHINA

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Their participation on for the tech-themed red carpet was notable for two reasons: The first, they wore different colors; the second, they displayed a hint of a smile in the photobooth.

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2017: Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garçons: Art Of The In-Between

"Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between" Costume Institute Gala
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The sisters both chose heavily accessorized lace dresses for the carpet, with Ashley topping hers off with an embroidered, feather-accented jacket.

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2018: Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination

The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute Benefit celebrating the opening of Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, Arrivals, New York, USA - 07 May 2018
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From the floaty caftan-style dresses to the iridescent statement jewelry (by Stephen Russell) to the loose waves, there weren't a lot of surprises in the designers' looks - which is just how we like their Met Gala appearances.

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2019: Camp: Notes on Fashion

Mary Kate Olsen and Ashley Olsen
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The stars donned complementary long leather gown/jacket hybrids with their signature boho waves and understated clutches. Is it camp? Who cares!

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