Designers are starting to confirm their dates for Monday night's Costume Institute gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, while other attendees are sharing who they will be wearing.
In attendee news, January Jones will accompany Stefano Pilati; Michael Kors will bring along Brooke Shields, Diane Lane, Carolyn Murphy, Natasha Poly, and Chanel Iman as his dates; Ralph and Ricky Lauren will have Taylor Swift, Jessica Biel, and Justin Timberlake at their table; and Lady Gaga will be the guest of Prada.
As for all the questions about how event sponsor Gap will fare on the red carpet, host Patrick Robinson has enlisted CFDA/Vogue Fashion Fund designers Sophie Theallet, Thakoon, Alexander Wang, and Rodarte to design gowns in collaboration with the retailer. M.I.A. and Zoë Kravitz will arrive in Alexander Wang for Gap, Kirsten Dunst and Jamie Bochert will be in Rodarte for Gap, Kerry Washington and Riley Keough will wear Thakoon's designs for Gap, and Jessica Alba and Vera Farmiga will wear Sophie Theallet for Gap. Anna Wintour will personally approve each design, and the day after the event, all dresses will be auctioned off with proceeds donated to the Costume Institute.
Melania Trump has announced she will wear Christian Siriano Monday evening, and we look forward to seeing Mrs. Trump in what she calls a "fierce, young, glamorous, elegant, sexy, big, and beautiful" dress.