The Met Gala has always been an enchanting evening, but with American couturier and evening wear king Charles James as this year's celebrated designer, we knew it would boast even more glamour. Here are red carpet looks that are strikingly similar to Old Hollywood fashion moments of decades past.
Leave it to SJP to channel Grace Kelly with ease.
RiRi is giving major Rita Hayworth in her two-piece evening wear.
Like Shirley Bassey, Campbell can pull off a white cut-out gown with ease.
Hemingway is an Americana vision like Lauren Bacall.
The British model looks a lot like Dorothy Mackaill in The Whip (1928).
Michele looked as sultry as Marilyn Monroe in her dripping gold number.
The model channeled Audrey Hepburn in her satin pink gown.
The 50 Shades of Grey star channeled Rita Hayworth in the film noir Gilda (1946).
Silverman takes a page out of Elizabeth Taylor's book in a structured bustier gown.
Simmons' bold floral statement is reminiscent of this frothy gown worn by '20s movie star Janet Gaynor.