Met Gala 2022 is just around the corner, and the anticipation is building. Met Gala is a charitable fashion show held every year at Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute, New York. Indian representation at the Met Gala has been prominent from 2017 where several Indian names like Priyanka Chopra, Deepika Padukone and Isha Ambani made their MET debuts. As we wait to see how celebrities turn up at this year’s event, we look back at some of the most interesting red carpet moments by Indian celebrities, including Priyanka Chopra and Deepika Padukone.
Philanthropist Sudha Reddy, wife of billionaire businessman Megha Krishna Reddy, marked her debut on the red carpet for the much-awaited fashion night of the year, MET Gala. She wore haute couture by Falguni and Shane Peacock. She was the only Indian attendee at the 2021 Met Gala.
Deepika Padukone made her Met Gala debut in 2017. She wore a Tommy Hilfiger strappy satin gown. In 2018, she was dressed in Prabal Gurung who accompanied her as her date for the night. In 2019, She appeared in a metallic pink gown resembling a Barbie Doll. The look was custom Zac Posen.
Priyanka Chopra attended the Met Gala first time in 2017 in a thigh-high Ralph Lauren gown with an upturned collar, and spawned many many memes. Her 2017 appearance was also her first official carpet with her now husband Nick Jonas. She attended the 2018 Met looking fabulous in Ralph Lauren once again. In 2019, Priyanka wore an exquisite Dior Haute Couture look with hubby Nick Jonas as her date for the night. They described their 2019 appearance as a “full circle” moment for their relationship.
Isha Ambani, the daughter of billionaire Mukesh Ambani made her first Met Gala appearance in 2017. She wore a nude dress from Maria Grazia’s debut collection for Dior. The young businesswoman later appeared in 2019 wearing a lavender Prabal Gurung couture gown with embroidered feathers.
Natasha Poonawalla, the philanthropist wife of Serum Institute head Adar Poonawalla, attended the Met Gala for the first time in 2018. She wore a white Dolce And Gabbana gown. In 2019, She wore a crystal-embellished custom Dundas dress with a detachable blue skirt.
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