With the 2018 Met Gala simply hours away, it’s comprehensible that some attendees may be stressing over their search for the annual occasion, it’s mainly trend promenade in spite of everything. This would possibly clarify why Solange Knowles used a unique method to resolve what to put on on that famed purple carpet: crowdsourcing.
On Sunday evening, Solange took to Twitter to share 4 potential Met Gala ensembles. In tweets which have since been deleted, she wrote: “dead ass about to let y’all pick my met gala look cuz i can’t handle the anxiety rn.”
She then referenced this yr’s Met Gala theme, “Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination,” and requested, “which saint shall I draw energy from and pull up to the function as?” She posted 4 seems complete, two of which seem like the identical strapless, black structured gown paired with completely different headpieces. Another choice is an all-white gown that encompasses a mock neck, fitted bodice, and floor-sweeping cape. The ultimate contender is a extra revealing piece that’s acquired cutouts, a micro mini skirt, and a few sparkly full-body cage factor.
Following the preliminary put up, she took a ballot for her followers to assist her resolve. “ok I need a poll cuz this caused me more anxiety,” she wrote. The clear winner? The white gown.
Solange isn’t any stranger to epic Met Gala seems. Final yr, she wore a super chill Thom Browne black puffer coat with a structured Mark Cross Grace Mini Field bag. The 2017 occasion honored Rei Kawakubo of Japanese trend home Comme des Garçons. In 2016, she rocked a David Laport gown in lemonade yellow with accordion-like pleats. That look was topped off with a pair of latex leg heaters and lucite sandals.
And who can overlook the silky, sherbet-hued three.1 Phillip Lim robe she wore on the purple carpet in 2014. After all, that was additionally the yr when Solange acquired right into a heated (and bodily) argument along with her brother-in-law Jay-Z. The whole encounter went down in an elevator as the 2 (together with Beyoncé) left a Met Gala after-party on the high of the Normal Resort — and every little thing was caught on tape.
Whereas we’re undecided how Solange’s unofficial Met Gala Twitter ballot turned out, we’re fairly assured that she’ll make an announcement in no matter she decides to put on for the massive occasion.