Met Ball 2015: the theme

Are you ready

It seems like only yesterday that we were looking at the pictures from the 2014 Met Ball (because it pretty much was – remember how beautiful those Charles James-inspired gowns were?).

But the fashion world runs on apace, and word has it that next year's special exhibit (and, by extension, gala theme) has been decided upon. And it's a focus on China.

The rumoured theme, as first reported by WWD, isn’t actually a huge surprise given the recent success of brands such as Michael Kors, Burberry and Balenciaga in entering the country's lucrative designer market.

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Needless to say, we can’t wait to see how our favourite designers interpret it.

Will they be as literal as Chanel’s pre-fall 2010 collection (see above), or altogether more subtle?

The best-dressed at the Met Ball 2014

Cutest couple moments at the 2014 Met Ball

Met Ball after-party outfits

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