Jennifer Lopez attends the "Alexander McQueen: Savage Beauty" Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2011 in New York City. (Getty Images North America)more pics » Jennifer Lopez Jennifer Lopez
lit up the room at the 2011 Met Ball with a vibrant fuchsia gown by Gucci. The dramatically draped gown featured a full skirt and wrapped slinkily around her neck. A heavily textured bolero made of fake flowers in the same shade as her dress added drama. Jennifer kept the rest of her look monochromatic with dark pink lips and a pink clutch.
Hollywood has the Oscars, New York has the Met Gala! Each year, the world's most fashionable gather in their finest to toast the industry's epic talents. This year, the gala is in honor of the late Alexander McQueen. A curated selection of his iconic designs are on display until July 31, 2011. The 2011 Met Gala was held on May 2, 2011 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York.
For fashion mavens, there is no event more anticipated than the Met's Costume Institute Gala (well, except for maybe the royal wedding!). But speaking of royals, this year's gala is a tribute to the late Alexander McQueen. See the best and worst dressed fashionistas at the Met Gala 2011!