Gigi, Harry, & 6 More Celebs Whose Met Gala Manis Stole The Show

Because you always need nail art inspo.

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Harry Styles is known for rocking nail art. His multicolored manicure at the Met Gala was one of the...
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While you’ll have to wait a few more months for this year’s Met Gala, it’s always a good time to rediscover the best manicures from galas past. From Harry Styles’ multicolored mani to Gigi’s futuristic chrome finish, here’s some of greatest nail art ever to grace the red carpet.

2018: Blake Lively’s Red Glass Mani

Blake Lively is always one to watch at the Met Gala. A few years ago, she grabbed everyone’s attention with her regal gown and stained glass-inspired nails.

2019: Solange’s Snake Print Nails

Beauty icon Solange’s textured manicure at the 2019 Met Gala was sexy, sinister, and a bold choice that took her overall look to the next level.

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2018: Nicki Minaj’s Gothic Nail Art

Nicki Minaj’s dark gothic nails—complete with cross appliqués—were everything at 2018’s event. She couldn’t have picked a more perfect finishing touch for her dramatic look.

2016: Gigi Hadid’s Futuristic Chrome Nails

Gigi Hadid understood the assignment at the Manus x Machina-themed Met Gala. Her chrome nails with secret crystal detailing gave off sci-fi vibes and marked a major comeback for the nail design.

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2019: Elle Fanning’s Nail Charms

Elle Fanning took accessorizing to the next level. She absolutely nailed (pun intended) the camp theme with this super playful manicure.

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2015: Rihanna’s Gilded Ombre Nails

Everything about Rihanna’s 2015 Met Gala look is iconic, but one detail deserves more recognition: her shimmering gold nails. The nail art adds extra glitz to the extravagant look.

2017: Katy Perry’s Evil Eye Manicure

Everyone was eyeing Katy Perry’s manicure at the 2017 Met Gala. The red base shade perfectly matched her gown and the intricate details are museum-worthy.

2019: Harry Styles’ Multicolored Mani

Even rock stars like to get in on the nail art fun. A few years ago, Harry Styles took to the red carpet with his digits adorned with two different shades of polish.

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