On the red carpet: Diane Kruger, Lizzy Caplan, Katie Holmes, Jennifer Lawrence

Diane Kruger’s Chanel Haute Couture ensemble stood out among the many lavish gowns at Monday’s 2015 Met Gala in New York. 

The German star picks the “China: Through the Looking Glass” theme up with her red Judith Leiber clutch.

On the red carpet: Diane Kruger, Lizzy Caplan, Katie Holmes, Jennifer Lawrence

There were so many A-listers on the Met Gala red carpet that a TV star like Lizzy Caplan needed a really special look to make the best-dressed lists.

This beautifully-detailed Donna Karan gown in pink-champagne silk, has delicate beading and gold embroidery.

On the red carpet: Diane Kruger, Lizzy Caplan, Katie Holmes, Jennifer Lawrence

Katie Holmes wore a midnight blue design by Zac Posen (seen here in the left background) to the 2015 Met Gala.

Her crystal-patterned dress is upstaged by that choppy Dawn O’ Porter bob. It is probably a wig and why not? With such an understated look it seems almost edgy.

On the red carpet: Diane Kruger, Lizzy Caplan, Katie Holmes, Jennifer Lawrence

Jennifer Lawrence’s Dior Haute Couture gown was a mini-dress on the Spring 2015 catwalk. J-Law should have left it there.

Long or short, this look isn’t a cute choice for a formal event. The actress is as lovely as ever but the dress just isn’t special enough.


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