With transport strikes grinding traffic to a halt in France, credit worries among shoppers in the U.K. and general malaise across the Continent, there are plenty of reasons to worry that the Grinch may steal the Christmas shopping season in Europe.
Sarah Jessica Parker and Alexander McQueen at the 2006 Met Gala. With the big day just around the corner, we're taking a look back at the most memorable designer and celebs #MetGala moments. See more on WWD.com. (📷: @jimiceleste)