Met Gala Meets Wallpaper

Updated: May 10, 2018

Monday Night's Met Gala featured quite a controversial theme of “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination.” This theme was designed to create a dialogue between high-fashion and religious masterpieces in the museum's possession. The exhibition will be presented in, of course, the Anna Wintour Costume Center, the medieval galleries at the Met’s Fifth Avenue location, and other uptown at the Cloisters.


Although the theme centered around Catholicism and religious icons, we could not help but notice that many of the "Best Dressed" reminded us of beautifully designed ... wallpaper! We know that Gigi Hadid's custom Versace was depicting stain glass windows, but there was also something about it that reminded us of Michael Williamson's beaded peacock wallpaper at Osborne & Little. And Salma Hayak's look was as beautiful as De Gournay's 'Jardinieres & Citrus Trees' design. The more we watched, the more interior designs started coming to mind. Check out some of our favorite "Wallpaper meets Fashion" looks from this years Met Gala 2018:

Blake Lively in custom Versace, (Left): Architectural Digest, (Right): Women's Wear Daily, Vogue

Amal Clooney in Richard Quinn, (Left): Traditional Home Magazine, (Right): Womens Wear Daily


Gigi Hadid in Versace (Left): Architectural Digest, (Right): Vogue


Liu Wen in Michael Kors, (Left): Architectural Digest, (Right): Neilsen Barnard

Emily Ratajkowski in Marc Jacobs, (Left): De Gournay, (Right): InStyle

Salma Hayeck in Altuzzara, (Left): De Gournay, (Right): Womens Wear Daily

Naomi Watts in Michael Kors, (Left): Womens Wear Daily, (Right): Vymura London



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