• Camp and camper: the Met Gala reaches for the stars

    8 days ago - By The Guardian

    Fashion's favourite ball has just announced its theme for 2019 - and it's ‘camp'. But how can it top this year, when Rihanna dressed as an archbishop and Katy Perry was an angel? With appropriate fanfare and screams from the gallery, the theme of next year's Met Gala is announced. The red carpet event is now a venerable institution, and for the past 70 years guests of the Metropolitan Museum's annual fundraising gala have been thrilling the fashion world with increasingly astonishing outfits, each one riffing on the theme of the summer show at the Met's Costume Institute. Next year's...
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