5. Nude Colony
When a Met Gala theme carries the risk of cultural appropriation (like this year’s China: Through the Looking Glass), sometimes it’s best to ignore the suggested dress code. Beyoncé and Kim Kardashian, evidently, would rather have gone naked. Well, almost. Both women donned body-hugging sheer gowns, from Givenchy and Roberto Cavalli respectively, with very deliberately placed sequins that proved less always says more.