TO the Costume Institute Benefit Gala at the Metropolitan Museum – New York. The theme was Punk: Chaos to Couture. Whoah! Punk, you say. All bullet-hard leather jackets, super-glue hair and snot. The A-list artistes would do counterculture and DIY fashion. Would any be brave enough for a Nazi helmet? Well, no. This is what punk looks like when you hire a stylist to dress you as one. It’s like watching a Hampshire golf club putting on a performance of Derek Jarman’s Jubilee:
Madonna attends the 'Punk': Chaos to Couture' Costume Institute Benefit Met Gala at the Metropolitan Museum in New York.
To see: Heidi Klum, Jessica Alba, Nicki Minaj, Miley Cyrus, Kanye West and Kim Kardashian, Blake Lively, Psy, Katy Perry, Kate Upton, Jennifer Lopez, Tom Brady and Gisele, Joely Richardson, Nicole Richie, Uma Thurman, Beyonce, Madonna, Zandra Rhodes, Brahim Zaibat, Riccardo Tisci, Elizabeth Banks, Sarah Jessica Parker, Anne Hathaway, Kristen Stewart,Katie Holmes, Solange Knowles, Rooney Mara, Anna Wintour, Lily Collins, Leelee Sobieski, Amanda Seyfried and Pedro Almodovar, Linda Evangelista, hris Stein, Debbie Harry and Clem Burke of Blondie, Jenna Lyons, Anja Rubik, Daisy Bevan and Vanessa Redgrave, Leighton ...