15 Met Gala Attendees Who Anna Wintour Would Approve Of, And 14 Met Gala Attendees Who Won't Be Invited Next Year

    Not gonna lie...one of the most excited themes had one of the most underwhelming carpets...

    It is the FIRST TUESDAY IN MAY! AKA the day after the Met Gala! This year's theme was "In America: An Anthology of Fashion" and the dress code was "gilded glamour."

    In case you're like, "What is the Gilded Age?" Don't fret. This is how Vogue described the dress code for last night's festivities:

    "The 2022 Met Gala will ask its attendees to embody the grandeur — and perhaps the dichotomy — of Gilded Age New York. The period, which stretched from 1870 to 1890 (Mark Twain is credited with coining the term in 1873), was one of unprecedented prosperity, cultural change, and industrialization, when both skyscrapers and fortunes seemingly arose overnight."

    So, think more Gone With the Wind and less The Great Gatsby.

    A couple from Gone With the Wind embraces, while wearing Gilded Age clothes

    So, without further ado, here are some of the best and not-so-best looks that fit the Met Gala dress code:

    1. Understood the assignment: Blake Lively

    2. Did not understand the assignment: Amy Schumer

    Amy Schumer wearing a simple, long-sleeve black dress and sunglasses

    3. Understood the assignment: Rosalía

    Rosalía in an embellished dress with draped sleeves, gloves, and sunglasses

    4. Did not understand the assignment: Kylie Jenner

    Kylie in a wedding dress and a backward baseball cap with a veil

    5. Understood the assignment: Kacey Musgraves

    Kacey in a black dress with jewels, a bow in the middle, and holding a feathered fan

    6. Did not understand the assignment: Austin Butler

    7. Understood the assignment: Anderson .Paak

    Anderson, with a bowl cut and glasses, wears a blazer with flowers

    8. Did not understand the assignment: Mindy Kaling

    Mindy in a long, lilac dress with big flower accents on the shoulders

    9. Understood the assignment: Chloë Grace Moretz

    Chloë wears a long, silver military jacket

    10. Did not understand the assignment: Kodi Smit-McPhee

    Kodi wears jeans, a button-up shirt, and long red work gloves

    11. Understood the assignment: Sarah Jessica Parker

    SJP wears a checkered ballgown, paired with a big fascinator with feathers

    12. Did not understand the assignment: Riz Ahmed

    Riz in a utility jacket and pants, paired with utility boots

    13. Understood the assignment: Alicia Keyes

    The New York skyline on the bottom of Alicia's cape

    14. Did not understand the assignment: Jack Harlow

    Jack in an unexciting silk suit

    15. Understood the assignment: Nicola Coughlan

    Nicola's ballgown features light pink feathers and black gloves
    Nicola in a light pink ballgown, paired with a black cape and black gloves

    16. Did not understand the assignment: Sebastian Stan

    Sebastian in a bright, hot pink suit ensemble and sunglasses

    17. Understood the assignment: Billie Eilish

    Billie in a dress with a bustier and lace sleeves

    18. Did not understand the assignment: Bradley Cooper

    Bradley sporting a very boring tuxedo

    19. Understood the assignment: Jasmine Tookes

    A closeup of the top of Jasmine's jeweled dress, paired with a feathered hairpiece

    20. Did not understand the assignment: Gigi Hadid

    Gigi in a bold, puffy ruby-toned jacket

    21. Understood the assignment: Yahya Abdul Mateen II

    Yahya in a tuxedo with a blazer embellished with gold flowers

    22. Did not understand the assignment: Olivia Rodrigo

    Olivia in a glittery purple dress with butterfly hairpieces and long sheer gloves

    23. Understood the assignment: Cardi B

    Cardi in a gold and shiny fitted dress

    24. Did not understand the assignment: Hailey Baldwin Bieber

    Hailey in a simple white dress paired with a long feathered shawl

    25. Understood the assignment: Lizzo

    Lizzo in a long, black and gold embellished coat and flute
    Lizzo plays the flute on the red carpet

    26. Did not understand the assignment: Emma Stone

    Emma in a simple and short, feathered white dress

    27. Understood the assignment: Amber Valletta

    Amber in a gold and very bold dress, complete with sharp shoulder accents
    A full look of Amber's gold dress and black gloves

    28. Did not understand the assignment: HoYeon Jung

    HoYeon in a short, denim-looking dress with leather accents on the pockets

    29. Understood the assignment: Taylor Hill

    A closeup of the big flowers on top of Taylor's dress
    The back of Taylor's dress, which featured colorful flowers