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Someone paid attention to the dress code! A dapper Benedict Cumberbatch gives an equally well-dressed Tom Ford a hand as the friends pose for photos.
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LOOK OF LOVE
Weeks before their big day, and do a little pre-wedding bonding – in couture, of course!
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Like during her sexy rendition of “Zou Bisou Bisou,” Mad Men’s Jessica Paré exudes beautiful confidence in a strapless floral gown and classic updo.
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Leave it up to the Beckhams to stay stylishly in sync. While opts for a column dress from her own line, looks handsome in a matching dinner jacket and tailored shirt and black bow tie.
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A bulked-up (he’s preparing for a role!) waves to the crowd before heading into the ballroom.
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can’t keep his eyes off wife , who channels Hollywood’s Golden Age star Veronica Lake in a cascade of waves and a sequined gown.
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We’re not sure who is making Emmy Rossum smile this brightly, but the Shameless star is clearly having fun.
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In a Stella McCartney crop top and body-hugging skirt, strikes her best diva-like pose before entering the event.
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Three’s a charm for Hailee Steinfeld, who makes her third consecutive appearance at the prestigious event.
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We’d give anything to be in the middle of this chic powwow between Dianna Agron, Stacy Martin, Elizabeth Olsen and Gabrielle Union.
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While stopping for photographers, Joshua Jackson stays close to girlfriend Diane Kruger.
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While sharing a laugh, actress and musician Florence Welch up the glamour in elaborate capes.
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Days after attending celebrity hairstylist Harry Josh’s birthday party, cozy couple and continue their snuggle fest at the Met Gala.
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SHALL WE DANCE
Fashion designer Zac Posen shows off his moves with muse Dita Von Teese (she’s wearing one of his dresses) during the pre-event festivities.
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Hours after showing off her finishing touches, model Lily Aldridge makes a few more adjustments before heading into the gala.
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Can and husband Cash Warren be any cuter? Here, the pair show off their winning smiles in a sweet shot.
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FLAIR FOR DRAMA
The only thing that compares to ‘s voluminous gown by Michael Kors is her breathtaking pose.
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DON'T LOOK NOW
While hugging pal Stella McCartney, (who is wearing one of McCartney’s designs) keeps her eyes on the behind-the-scenes action.
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and new boyfriend Sean Penn make a rare red carpet appearance together.
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IN MAJOR FASHION
From her intricate and bold updo to her stunning Oscar de la Renta gown, is clearly a style winner of the night.
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'DRUNK' IN LOVE
Everyone’s favorite couple and Jay Z, who recently announced a joint tour this summer, prove they only have eyes for each other.