The Red Carpet at the 2016 Met Gala Was Full of Menswear-Inspired Ensembles

While the theme of the 2016 Met Gala was Manus x Machina: Fashion in an Age of Technology, these celebrities used the red carpet to show off their stylish menswear-inspired attire.
by Ivy Jacobson
Emma Watson at The Met Gala 2016
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Emma Watson in Calvin Klein Collection

Not only was Emma Watson's Calvin Klein Collection black-and-white multipiece ensemble gorgeous, it was also eco-friendly. "The body of the gown is crafted from three different fabrics, all woven from yarns made from recycled plastic bottles (!). Plastic is one of the biggest pollutants on the planet. Being able to repurpose this waste and incorporate it into my gown for the ‪#‎MetGala‬ proves the power that creativity, technology and fashion can have by working together," Watson wrote on Facebook.

Sarah Jessica Parker in Monse

Sarah Jessica Parker totally channeled Carrie Bradshaw in this fashion-forward three-piece white suit by Monse.

Lena Dunham, Jenni Konner and Jenna Lyons in J.Crew


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Twinning, er, tripleting for this chic trio! Lena Dunham and Jenni Konner were dressed to the nines with J.Crew creative director and president Jenna Lyons in jazzy tuxedos by J.Crew and matching accessories to boot.

Lauren Bush Lauren in Ralph Lauren

Wearing classic @ralphlauren last night at the #MetBall Can't go wrong with a tux dress 🍾✨

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Lauren Bush Lauren kept it in the family with a classic black Ralph Lauren gown with a white Peter Pan collar and black bow.

Halsey in DKNY

Singer Halsey took the plunge in a sexy white tuxedo-inspired dress with structured shoulders.

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