10 Seriously Head-Turning Entrances from the 2021 Met Gala Red Carpet
Lil Nas X shed his armor, Simone Biles wore an 88-lb. gown and more of the most major moments as stars hit the iconic Met steps in N.Y.C. on Monday night
Nia Dennis Does a Flip
As gymnasts do! The former Olympian, one of the first to arrive on the Met Gala red carpet Monday night, literally kicked things off with her amazing moves.
Lil Nas X Strips Down
Kim Kardashian Is Actually Unrecognizable
Walking the carpet with Balenciaga creative director Demna Gvasalia, Kardashian had her entire face and body covered in black. "This look on Kim is like a new subculture and fashion statement," a source told PEOPLE. "No logo, no face, but everyone knows it's her."
Iman Dons the Crown
The supermodel had one of the most memorable looks of the evening, a one-of-a-kind Dolce & Gabbana bustier and crinoline skirt with a headpiece made of white feathers — which she told reporters wasn't heavy at all.
Grimes Wields a Sword
The Met Gala theme was In America: A Lexicon of Fashion ... which doesn't exactly explain the singer's choice of eye-catching accessory.
Frank Ocean Brings a Robotic Baby
Nor does it explain Ocean's somewhat jarring sidekick, a robotic baby that moved and emoted as the singer walked the red carpet.
Billie Eilish Is a Teenage Dream
Co-charing the gala this year, Eilish arrived in a peach Oscar de la Renta corset ball gown inspired by her childhood favorite: Barbie!
Simone Biles Has a Squad of Six
The gold medalist wore a custom gown that weighed a whopping 88 lbs. — requiring six masked men to help her up the neverending Metropolitan Museum of Art stairs.
Natalia Bryant Makes Her Met Gala Debut
The newly minted model and college freshman glowed while walking the Met Gala carpet for the first time in a sparkly pink bubble dress.
Rihanna and A$AP Rocky Arrive Fashionably Late
Leaving fans wondering if she'd show, Met Gala favorite Rihanna finally arrived an hour after the carpet technically closed with her boyfriend happily by her side.