What to wear to a gala dinner in 2017? If you were looking for jewelry inspiration from this year’s Met Gala red carpet, you must be sorely disappointed. As we are. Perhaps its the need to balance out Comme-des-Garçon-inspired unusual silhouettes that kept jewelry boldness and experimentation at a minimum.
Either way, we found a few pieces that bring your dissident authenticity to the fore. Good luck
The simple choker
Subversion could be understated, or so says Selena’s choice of a choker.
But what we really love about the choker is its long history of portraying significance, vulnerability, and power, all at once, which incidentally makes it a perfect accessory to an event thematically in honor of Rei Kawakubo’s defiance of convention and celebration of “inbetweenness.“