The theme of the evening was Camp: Notes on Fashion. According to Vogue, this theme is based on Susan Sontag’s 1964 essay, which looks back on the origins and influence of the “camp” in our society. She describes it as follows:
“The essence of the camp is its love for what is not natural. The artifice and the exaggeration.”
The stars seem to have certainly grasped the essence of theme as their outfits were nothing short of extravagant. From Lady Gaga’s monumental entrance to Harry styles’ androgynous look though Katy Perry’s otherworldly dress, here are some of the craziest looks from Met Gala 2019.