Firmly awaited after missing last year (being pregnant at the same time), as well as at the Met Gala 2020 suspended due to COVID-19, Kylie Jenner was no exception to the rule established by Anna Wintour.
The one who was making her debut at Met Gala in 2016 in a Balmain dress made by Olivier Rousteing, was present in 2019. At the time, it was slipped into a dress with purple feathers that Kylie Jenner hypnotized the fashion sphere. A sculptural dress that hit the headlines as this Versace creation seemed inspired by one of the models made by the artist Lavender May, ” I made this dress in 2016 to perform with Dita Von Teese at the Olympia in Montreal and I even posted a photo of my sketch on Instagram “, explained the latter.
All in all, for this new edition, the ceremony orchestrated by the popess of fashion invested as usual Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York this Monday, May 2, 2022. Annual recurrence obliges, the audience of celebrities invited to this prestigious event had to comply with the theme imposed by the very famous artistic director of Condé Nast and editor-in-chief of the American edition of vogue.
If it placed itself once again under the sign of rhinestones and sequins, the Met Gala had the same purpose of raising funds for the Costume Institute. In the program ? A meticulous journey, ending with a traditional social dinner orchestrated by the popess of fashion herself, and started by a very select photo call taking a stand on the red carpet of the legendary steps of the New York museum.
And like last year, the theme of the Met Gala 2022 entitled ” Gilded Glamour, white tie »revolves around the “Gilded Age”, in other words theamerican golden age from the 1870s-1890s, forming an integral part of the history of the United States. A theme inspired by the expression of the writer Mark Twain, symbolizing the post-Civil War period, a period during which the country’s economic and industrial growth was booming.
Responding to the call in all circumstances, the Kardashian-Jenner clan has thus electrified the red carpet by profiling their best ceremonial looks. Yes Kim Kardashian sported the see-through dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in 1962 to sing Happy Birthday Mr. President on the 45th birthday of John F. Kennedy, his half-sister Kylie Jenner also underwent a spectacular metamorphosis. His signature ? A wedding dress modern times, surprising to say the least.
Kylie Jenner in an Off-White wedding dress at the Met Gala 2022
True to its legendary fashion status, Kylie Jenner lent itself to the stylistic exercise given by Anna Wintour. And for good reason, the reality TV star, who has more than 334 million subscribers on Instagram, did not fail to caption one of the publications relating to her outfit: “ The diamond of the season “. Literally “the diamond of the season” echoing the honorary and fictitious title granted by Queen Charlotte in The Bridgerton Chronicle which has been creating emulators since the release of season 2.
Kylie Jenner in an Off-White wedding dress: a wedding in anticipation?
Obviously an absolute fan of the Netflix series, the young businesswoman and founder of her beauty brand Kylie Cosmetics, has turned into a bride passionate about sportswear. A double-edged look for the modosphere expert in sartorial judgment, who approves or not of this wedding dress designed by Off-White fall-winter 2022-2023. A certain risk taking for the youngest billionaire in history, whose personal fortune is estimated at 590 million dollars (510 million euros) according to the magazine Forbes.
Moreover, this is a wedding dress immaculate paying homage to Virgil Abloh, the late former artistic director of the house and Louis Vuitton’s men’s collections. Saddened by the disappearance of the fashion designer who died on November 28, 2021 from cancer, Kylie Jenner regrets not having been able to come accompanied by the latter. ” Virgil and I were supposed to go to the Met together before it was postponed to 2020. Celebrating V tonight and his amazing legacy really means the world to me. “Writes the main interested party on her certified account.
A wedding dress with sportswear influences
With certain bridal influences, this personalized set consists of a tulle skirt ethereal, mounted on several floors, assembled with an openwork knit t-shirt stamped with the “Off” logo. The whole representing a false pretense of wedding dress bustier, long enough not to require a train.
Proud to have swapped the traditional wedding veil, Kylie Jenner sported a baseball cap worn backwards, relieved of its function streetwear thanks to a mini-veil embellished with refined floral embroidery. In a relationship with rapper Travis Scott, mother of two children, Stormi (4 years old) and a 3-month-old little boy whose first name is still unknown… Would Kylie Jenner have a desire to marriage ?