There were sparkles galore at the Met Gala on Monday, with metallic dresses the biggest trend of the night at the Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City.
Light was bouncing off all the sequins and shiny fabrics at the Schiaparelli and Prada 'Impossible Conversations' Costume Institute Gala last night.
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Other trends on the night included peplum, feathers and backless, but by far the most popular look was the hot Spring metallic trend.
Carey Mulligan went for a fish scale effect in her metallic Prada dress.
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The new bride's knee-length number incorporate gold and silver to tick both precious metal trends.
Cameron Diaz checked off two trends in her backless metallic Stella McCartney dress.
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The floor-length silver gown hugged Cameron Diaz's bottom and showed off her bare back.
Lana del Rey covered up her Altuzarra metallic strapless creation with a floor-length cape.
The singer's silver dress caught the light and the cape kept her warm. Clever styling.
Other stars to rock the metallic trend included Jessica Alba in an asymmetric Michael Kors gown.
Scarlett Johansson sparkled up top in Dolce & Gabbana and softened the sparkle with the skirt.
Gossip Girl Leighton Meester went for a similar effect in her gold Marchesa number.
Talk about Princess chic!
Bianca Brandolini D'Adda embraced gold and silver in Dolce & Gabbana.
She went for a cape like Lana del Rey, but a metallic cape. Looks heavy.
Who wore the metallic trend best at the Met Gala 2012?