When it comes to the annual Metropolitan Museum of Art Costume Institute Gala, celebrities, models, and designers go all out — the heels are a little higher, the trains are a little longer, and in some cases (ahem, Madonna) the bunny ears are broken out. Each year, we get to see our favorite fashion-forward stars show off some of the most avant-garde designs — and to build your excitement for Monday's red-carpet ceremony, we've culled 35 of the best, most jaw-dropping sartorial moments from the past few Met galas. Click through to see each one, and make sure to come back on Monday to cast your votes for this year's best dressed.
35 Memorable Looks From Met Galas Past
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