There was one big difference between the 2021 Met Gala on Sept. 13 and the event in previous years: To get inside this year’s Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala, stars not only had to be vaccinated against the coronavirus and provide a negative COVID-19 test, but also wear a mask. Join Wonderwall.com as we take a look at all the ways the stars incorporated the accessory into their Met Gala looks in 2021… First up are Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez, who both opted to match their masks to their outfits.
Keep reading to see more stars rocking face masks or face coverings on fashion’s biggest night…
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Kendall Jenner opted for a flesh-toned mask to complement her mostly sheer gown.
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Lorde opted for a shimmery pale gold shade to match her ensemble and headwear.
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Dan Levy’s multicolored mask matched his blue-toned outfit perfectly.
When it came time to rock masks inside, Jennifer Hudson, Tom Ford and Anna Wintour were prepared. Each had a perfectly matching mask on hand.
Sparkly and safe! Julia Garner’s mask was bedazzled like her gown.
Grimes walked the red carpet with her mask on — this dramatic silver number.
Gigi Hadid had pops of black incorporated in her Met Gala ensemble, so it was a no brainer to add a black mask as well.
Zoey Deutch rocked a matching purple face mask and Kaia Gerber donned a silky black one.
Kim Kardashian West took the mandate seriously. The star arrived on the red carpet in this completely covered-up look.
Hailee Steinfeld selected a champagne-hued mask.
Erykah Badu rocked a full face covering made from semi-sheer black lace on the red carpet.
Matching masks! Taika Waititi and girlfriend Rita Ora both opted for black masks.
Elliot Page kept it classic and added a black mask to his tux.
Justin Bieber performed during the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala in a full face mask.
Ciara and Kris Jenner both matched their masks to their Met Gala looks.
Jimmy Fallon and Corey Gamble covered up with black masks.
Zoe Kravitz kept things simple with a black mask.
Pretty in pink! Nicola Peltz added a pink mask to her outfit.
Leon Bridges matched his mask to his black dress shirt.
Lady in red! Emily Ratajkowski added more red to her look via a red lace-covered face mask.
Maluma and Donatella Versace both made sure their masks complemented the colors of their Met Gala ensembles.
Taraji P. Henson’s mask wasn’t just a boring black one — it included embellishments.
Zac Posen’s mask read “Why” while Blondie singer Debbie Harry opted for a tan and red mask to complement her striped skirt.
Maisie Williams’ all-black look included a black bedazzled mask.
Lil Nas X added a very simple black mask to his crazy gold Versace look.
Halle Bailey and Chloe Bailey rocked black face masks with their pink and white gowns.
Irina Shayk’s bronze mask complemented her strapless gown perfectly.
Evan Mock started the night on the red carpet in a full face mask in a shiny black fabric.
Strike a pose! Cynthia Erivo arrived with a perfectly matching mask in ivory.
Ava DuVernay’s simple black mask worked with her all-black ensemble.
Rosé from Blackpink went with a silky black mask for the Met Gala.
Jordan Alexander from “Gossip Girl” chose to wear a mask in one of the shades in her multicolored dress — lime green.
Jasmine Tookes rocked a blue dress in a moire fabric, but when it came time to add a mask, she picked black.
Lee Pace accessorized his black tuxedo and bow tie with a black face mask.
Three of the 2021 event’s celebrity co-chairs — Amanda Gorman, Timothée Chalamet and Naomi Osaka — all wore masks inside. Amanda selected blue, Timothée picked black and Naomi chose one with pops of color.
Mindy Kaling’s gown had a black belt detail, so it made sense to choose a black mask.
Regina King and Michael Kors matched their masks to their looks — navy and black, respectively.
Vera Wang’s black-and-white ensemble worked with her black face mask.
Carey Mulligan’s mask matched her bubblegum pink look perfectly!
A denim mask! We loved Lupita Nyong’o’s pick, which matched her blue denim and sparkling black fabric gown like a dream.
Bee Shaffer Carrozzini’s dress and mask made for a perfect matching set!
Lewis Hamilton opted for a simple black mask.
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