Renegades and Drama Queens: The 39 Best Met Gala Looks of All Time

While we eagerly await Monday’s Met Gala and silently pray that no one crosses the cultural appropriation line when it comes to the China: Through the Looking Glass theme, we can’t help but reflect on the past and all the delicious gowns that the gala has produced over the years. From high-wattage couture creations to out-of-the-box risqué looks that may have taken some time to truly appreciate, fashion’s equivalent of the Oscars never disappoints. Think multicolored feathers, body armor-like metallics, borderline obsessive sheer accents and enough embellishments to shake a very stylish stick at. A few well-known fashion mavens scored multiple spots on this list for obvious reasons. We’re sure everyone has their respective favorites, but there’s no denying that these stars made a sartorial impact. Scroll through the slideshow above to relive the gala’s top style moments.