- Melinda Murphy
MetGala challenge posts are a hoot
Today is the first Monday in May, which is when the annual Met gala usually takes place. This year’s affair, which would have been themed “About Time,” may have been placed on hiatus, but the absence of fashion’s biggest event of the year didn’t stop fans from channeling its fabulous spirit. The#MetGalaChallenge, started byVogueand Billy Porter, invited Instagram users to revive some of their favorite red carpet looks of the past at home—and the results certainly did not disappoint. Over the past week, many participants took on the fashion challenge, DIY’ing ensembles that are worthy of their very own paparazzi flashbulbs (no easy feat, considering how many stores are closed).