While red was certainly on trend at the Met Gala, gold made for looks that were absolutely royal. In Chinese culture, the shade represents heroism, and Kate Beckinsale, Rihanna, Anne Hathaway, Kate Hudson, and Jessica Chastain were definitely our sort of red carpet heroes.
Rihanna swooped in wearing her jaw-dropping Guo Pei design, with her furry-lined train completely stealing the show; Anne Hathaway made a bold statement in a hooded dress by Ralph Lauren; and Kate Beckinsale's glittering halter-neck DVF gown was subtly sexy, playing to her own personal style.
But Jessica Chastain and Kate Hudson looked like trophies themselves, wearing formfitting dresses by Givenchy and Michael Kors, respectively, and completing their ensembles with bold swipes of red lipstick. Read on to see our favorite five golden girls strike a pose, and then let us know who deserves the crown in your book.