When it was announced that the theme of this years Metropolitan Museum of Arts annual gala co-hosted with Vogue is Camp: Notes on Fashion to match the new fashion exhibit at the Costume Institute, we knew that celebrity attendees would be going all-out for Twitter reactions, no matter how they interpreted this years confusing theme.
As we wrote on Monday’sstory, The themes title is a play on writer Susan Sontags essay Notes on Camp, one of many famous attempts to define the famously ambiguous aesthetic. Camp embraces the uniquely flamboyant and skirts the line of good taste.
And boy did celebs deliver on campy outfits! Twitter responded in kind with memes of the dresses that graced this years pink carpet.
Leading the pack are the Jenner sisters, who arrived in matching Versace feathered gownsKendall in bold orange and Kylie in icy lavender that matched her wig. While both looked stunning, people on Twitter couldnt help but compare their looks to several pop culture pairs that have supposedly inspired themeverything from the evil stepsisters in Disneys Cinderella and Ella Enchanted to the hilarious duos in comedy films like White Chicks and Dumb and Dumber.
— nap queen (@em_chew) May 6, 2019
— Gibson Johns (@gibsonoma) May 7, 2019
— Autumn is here (@pizza4zayn) May 6, 2019
— this is the worst (@sorrysprinkles) May 7, 2019
Oh no! they coming for zendaya
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