Met Gala 2021 Live updates: Lewis Hamilton, Simone Biles surprises everyone with their grand entry- Follow Live

Met Gala 2021 Live updates: Lewis Hamilton, Simona Biles surprises everyone with their grand entry- Follow Live
Met Gala 2021 Live updates: Lewis Hamilton, Simona Biles surprises everyone with their grand entry- Follow Live

Met Gala 2021 Live updates: Lewis Hamilton, Simone Biles surprises everyone with their grand entry- Follow Live – The Met Gala 2021 marks the return of one of the most prominent and most exclusive social events in the world after a one-year hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic. Celebrities have lit up the proceedings with the event rightly dubbed as the “Oscars of Fashion” as they walked the red carpet with great pomp. While artists from across the globe lined up for the fundraiser, the sporting fraternity did not give it a miss, with tennis superstar Naomi Osaka, F1 legend Lewis Hamilton and gymnast Simone Biles all turning heads with their outrageous costumes for the event. Follow MET GALA LIVE updates at Insidespot.co

Met Gala 2021 Live updates: Showgirl Simone Biles makes a stunning entry

Hamilton Biles at Met Gala 2021: Simone Biles, the American gymnast donned a showgirl-inspired satin gown with crystal embroidery which mimics the feathers. As per New York Times, the costume was designed by Area, who said the embellishment took about 6,650 hours and 100 workers, including beaders, quality checkers and packers. Biles’ Met Gala dress weighs almost as much as she does, with the 98-pound outfit using more than 17,000 feet of Swarovski glass crystal chains and nearly 200 feet of tulle.

Met Gala 2021 Live updates: Lewis Hamilton back with a bang at the Gala

Just days after surviving a hazardous crash, Lewis Hamilton was at his fashionable best as he walked the red carpet at the Met Gala. The F1 legend has been a staple at the event over the years and had attended the 2019 fundraiser, wearing some of the most eye-catching outfits. This time around he opted for something more grounded, opting for a black tuxedo for the Gala.

Met Gala 2021 Live updates: Serena and Venus Williams, Naomi Osaka, Emma Raducanu in attendance

The Met Gala has always had strong ties to tennis, and several of the tennis stars walked the red carpet on Tuesday. Serena and Venus Williams were in attendance and so was World No.3 Naomi Osaka, who was appointed co-chair along with actor Timothee Chalamet, musician Billie Eilish, and poet Amanda Gorman. Wimbledon finalist Matteo Berrettini, 2021 US Open champion Emma Raducanu and Maria Sharapova were also in attendance during the star-studded event.

 

View this post on Instagram

 

A post shared by Vogue (@voguemagazine)