The annual fanciful fund raising ceremony for the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute; MET GALA was held on Monday May 1st 2023 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art New York City United States.
The Black-Tie event usually referred to as “Fashion’s Biggest Night Out,” had as its theme, ‘Karl Lagerfeld: A Line of Beauty’ in honour of the late German fashion designer, creative director, artist and photographer Karl Otto Lagerfeld who died in 2019.
Nigeria’s multi award winning singers Burna Boy and Tems alongside international stars Cardi B, Kim Kardashian, Usher, Serena Williams and her husband Alexis Ohanian, Kendall Jenner, Jennifer Lopez, Lil Nas X, Amanda Seyfried among others were in attendance.
Tems decked a black and white dress while Burna Boy wore a Burberry Blue and Black suit to attend the Met Gala for the first time.
To the amazement of all 41 year old American Tennis superstar Serena Williams showed off her baby bump as she walked beside her husband Alexis on the red carpet to announce she is expecting her second child.
The 23-time Grand Slam singles champion and her husband welcomed their first child, a daughter Alexis Olympia Jr., in 2017.