There is nothing wrong with taking inspiration from eras past when dressing for the red carpet. That said, if done so with an Eighties prom dress in mind, you will probably end up with a run-in with the fashion police.
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)