Prabal Gurung at the Met Gala 2022

Prabal Gurung at the Met Gala 2022

The 2022 Met Gala, hosted on May 2nd, held the theme of "Gilded Glamour" for the exhibition "In America: An Anthology of Fashion"; this is the second variation on the American fashion theme. 

Prabal Gurung's Neon Red Cotton Gingham Cut-out Mini Bubble Dress with Hand-made Dressmaker Button from the Spring Summer 2022 collection⁠ was on view at the Met Museum exhibition, and he dressed a number of celebrities for the event such as Camila Cabello, Ashley Park, Denee Benton, Mindy Kaling, Michelle Yeoh, Quannah Chasinghorse, KiKi Layne, and Grace Elizabeth.

Prabal used stunning drapery, florals, and feathers to emphasize and bring a unique quality to each look. The gowns were paired with Tasaki Jewelry for an added touch of glamour.

Camila Cabello: White Silk Duchesse Satin Choli Gown with Hand-Draped Skirt Suspended from Bodice with Delicate Hand-Rolled Bias, Embroidered on the Interior with Hand-Cut and Hand-Painted Flowers

Ashley Park: Upcycled Neon Pink Mikado Corset with Upcycled Black and White Ostrich Feather Skirt Suspended from Signature Rouleaux Button Detailing

Denee Benton: Upcycled Red Silk Faille Column Gown with Fuchsia Silk Gazaar Hand-Draped Bustle Skirt Embroidered with Shades of Pink Silk Hand-Cut Flowers

Mindy Kaling: Lilac Hand-Pleated Silk Chiffon Gown Embroidered with Hand-Cut Silk Florets

Michelle Yeoh: Mint Green Upcycled Silk Faille Fluted Gown with Hand-Draped Bodice and Cape Suspended from Signature Rouleaux Button Detailing

Quannah Chasinghorse: Upcycled Hand-Pleated Blue Tulle Trapeze Gown with Hand-Embroidered Strass-Studded Tube at Bodice

KiKi Layne: Upcycled Fuchsia Silk Cloqué Ball Gown Embroidered with Hand-Cut Flowers at the Bodice and Featuring Signature Rouleaux Button Detailing at Front

Grace Elizabeth: Upcycled Damask Taffeta Strapless Two-Tiered High Low Gown Embroidered with Colorful Ostrich Feathers⁠