Stars go for bold, barmy and beautiful looks at the Met Gala

On Sunday (30Apr17), the I Kissed a Girl hitmaker tweeted her excitement about the 2017 gala, writing: "V excited to be cohosting and performing at The Met tomorrow!"

Rihanna arrives at the Costume Institute Benefit May 1, 2017 at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in NY.

Kerry's dress featured sequins and studs of all sizes and some sultry cut-outs throughout the dress.

Unlike most years, many celebrities did not focus their looks on the theme, so there was a major mix of ensembles on the night. But when it came to showing off skin, Kendall Jenner undoubtedly wins that prize, showing off her figure in a barely-there LaPerla number. Of course, with that didn't stop celebrities like Kim Kardashian, Karlie Kloss, Rita Ora and Bella Hadid from snapping epic behind-the-scenes photos from this year's Met Gala.

But Rihanna didn't just slay on the Met's red carpet, she slayed all day as the outfit she was wearing while walking around NYC earlier this morning clearly demonstrates.

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The singer never fails us in the fashion department and didn't disappoint as she arrived as one of the few celebs to don a Comme de Garcons dress.

The singer/songwriter took to Twitter to give her two cents about who she felt did the best job with the theme, crowning Rihanna best-dressed of the evening.

Vogue editor-in-chief Anna Wintour hosted the annual fund-raising gala.

Tickets reportedly cost $US30,000 ($A39,777) and tables fetched about $US275,000, with proceeds going to the Metropolitan Museum of Art's costume institute.

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 01: Tracee Ellis Ross attends the "Rei Kawakubo/Comme des Garcons: Art Of The In-Between" Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 1, 2017 in New York City.

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