Hot off their Internet-breaking look on the Venice Film Festival, Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck marked one other relationship milestone — their first Met Gala!
The couple did not shrink back from exhibiting their affection for each other on the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s Costume Institute Gala on Monday.
While Affleck let Lopez personal the highlight solo on the crimson carpet, he shortly joined her contained in the occasion, the place the couple shared kisses by means of their masks.
They additionally wore the identical designer. Both stars adhered to the occasion’s In America: A Lexicon of Fashion theme, with Affleck preserving it easy in a Ralph Lauren tuxedo and Lopez bringing her signature glam to the carpet in a customized, darkish brown Ralph Lauren robe with a plunging neckline and thigh-high slit. The costume featured a Couture bustier, crystal embroidery, braided leather-based trim, and took a workforce of fifteen artisans over twelve days to create, in accordance with the model.
Lopez accomplished the look with a customized, hand-made fake fur cape that includes a mixture of leather-based, suede, and shearling fringe together with a spattering of crystal beadwork that took over 200 hours to complete.
Lopez final had a main Ralph Lauren crimson carpet second on the 2019 CFDA Awards, the place she accepted the Fashion Icon Award. The iconic American designer additionally grew up in Bronx, New York.
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Affleck and Lopez’s Venice Film Festival date night time final week marked their return to the carpet for the primary time in over 15 years.
The couple made a show-stopping entrance on the premiere of the actor’s new movie, The Last Duel — their first crimson carpet look since rekindling their romance earlier this yr.
Lopez (who beforehand dated Alex Rodriguez) and Affleck (who had break up from Ana de Armas) rekindled their romance in April earlier than going Instagram official in July for the singer’s birthday. A supply beforehand advised PEOPLE they “are in it for the long run” after the 2 introduced their respective youngsters to the Magic Castle in L.A.
Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez
“It’s just a natural step that they all spend time together with the kids,” the supply added.
The Costume Institute Gala on the Metropolitan Museum of Art was delayed from its normal scheduled date on the primary Monday in May after final yr’s occasion was cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic. This yr’s visitors had been required to offer proof of vaccination and put on masks always, aside from when consuming and consuming.