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2014 MET BALL ARRIVALS: Gabrielle Union, Janelle Monae, Solange & More Get FAB On The Red Carpet


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It’s only the biggest night in red carpet fashion. The 2014 Met Ball is currently underway at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in NYC, and we've got the YBF celebs who took over the extremely fashionable red carpet. Check out the courageous few who pulled off their looks fabulously, and those who tried....

Tonight, YBF celebs flocked to the White Tie and Decorations themed Costume Institute Gala--Charles James: Beyond Fashion--for the most extravagant date in the fashion world.

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Think Like A Man Too actress Gabrielle Union stepped outside the box in a black two-piece Prada crop top and skirt. And it was exactly what the actress envisioned because she personally designed the look with Miuccia Prada.

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L’Oréal Paris spokesperson Zoe Saldana was gorgeous in a floral tiered skirt Michael Kors gown.

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The Rosemary's Baby star showed off her dress in a sexy pose with designer Michael Kors

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Ditching her fro, Solange got peachy in a interesting 3.1 Phillip Lim custom dress.

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Janelle Monae rocked her classic black and white (remixed) look, accenting with a blood red Tadashi Shoj cape, a Rodo clutch, Jimmy Choo shoes and Kwiat jewels.

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Super model Naomi Campbell slipped into a sexy cut-out Givenchy gown posing with Givenchy‘s creative director Riccardo Tisci.

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As the new face Givenchy's spring 2014 campaign, Erykah Badu channeled Pharrell rocking a Givenchy top hat on the carpet.

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Zoe Kravitz and her new blonde 'do hit the red carpet in a high-split red Michael Kors gown.  Looks like we have a wee bit of a V-slip in this dress....

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Rita Ora donned a matte gold tulle Donna Karan Atelier gown, custom over the knee laced boots by Casadei and dripped in Lorraine Schwartz jewelry.

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Singer Frank Ocean looked dapper in a black and white Givenchy tux, blinged out with a pair of Jacob & Co. white diamond studs. He is scheduled to hit the stage for a special performance during the ball.

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Andre Leon Talley cleaned up nice.

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Also repping for the fellas, Future got cleaned up in a white jacket and complete look from the Calvin Klein Collection, alongside CK Men's Creative Director Itai Zuccheli. Since Ciara is about to pop with their new baby, she skipped out on the fashion festivities.

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Actress Rashida Jones wore a lavender Tory Burch gown with Brian Atwood shoes. She accessorized with Anya Hindmarch clutch and jewelry by Verdura.

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Nicole Richie rocked a custom-dyed backless Donna Karan Atelier gown. Accenting with purple hair, she chose a Zagliani clutch and Christian Louboutin shoes to finish her look.

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Fashion model Joan Smalls posed in a flowy Vera Wang dress.

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And E! News correspondent Alicia Quarles looked stunning in her form fitting royal blue Zac Posen gown.

Fab times!  Here's Janelle Monae chatting it up with Andre Leon Talley about the inspiration behind her look:



Check out the rest of the A-Listers who hit the carpet--The Carters, Rihanna, Kanye & Kim and more HERE and HERE.

Photos: Wire


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