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From Vintage to Recycled: The Most Stunning Sustainable Looks at the 2023 Met Gala

The 2023 Met Gala, which took place on May 1st, showcased some stunning sustainable fashion looks that proved eco-friendly fashion can be just as glamorous and stylish as traditional fashion. Here are the eight most sustainable looks at the 2023 Met Gala:

1. Nicole Kidman and Giselle Bundchen's Vintage Chanel Gowns Nicole Kidman re-wore the Chanel gown she had worn in the iconic 2004 Chanel N°5 campaign directed by Baz Luhrmann. Giselle Bundchen wore a vintage Chanel gown she wore in a 2007 Harper's BAZAAR Korea photoshoot. These looks proved that investing in quality clothing that will last for years is a great way to promote sustainability.
Nicole Kidman and Giselle Bundchen

2. Maya Penn and Gabriella Karefa-Johnson's Coachtopia Gowns Maya Penn and Gabriella Karefa-Johnson wore Coachtopia gowns made from recycled materials from the Met. The Coach team went through the trash of the Met museum to find recycled pieces of material for the dresses. These gowns highlighted the importance of circular fashion and showed that recycled materials can be used to create beautiful and fashionable clothing.

Maya Penn and Gabriella Karefa-Johnson's

3. Quannah Chasinghorse's Prabal Gurung Gown Quannah Chasinghorse wore a gorgeous gown by sustainable designer Prabal Gurung, as well as jewelry made by Rubia Joy. This sustainable look proved that sustainability and style can go hand-in-hand.

Quannah Chasinghorse's

4. Alia Bhatt's Prabal Gurung Gown Alia Bhatt walked the carpet with sustainable designer Prabal Gurung, showcasing a gorgeous pearl gown. Gurung’s designs were also worn by Rita Ora, Quinta Brunson, and Anok Yai.

Alia Bhatt's Prabal Gurung Gown

5. Aubrey Plaza's Stella McCartney Gown Aubrey Plaza attended alongside one of our favorite sustainable designers, Stella McCartney. Her gown was designed by Stella McCartney, who is known for her commitment to ethical and sustainable fashion.

Aubrey Plaza's Stella McCartney Gown

6. Actress, Met Gala co-chair, and Chanel ambassador Penelope Cruz wore a vintage Chanel couture gown from 1988

vintage Chanel couture gown

7. Singer and Met Gala co-chair Dua Lipa wore an archival bridal gown from Chanel’s Fall Winter 1992 collection. 

archival bridal gown
8. Jennie's Vintage Chanel Look BLACKPINK’s Jennie wore an archival piece from Chanel’s 1990 Fall/Winter collection. This vintage look showed that vintage clothing is not only sustainable but also adds a unique and timeless element to any outfit.



The sustainable looks at the 2023 Met Gala proved that sustainable fashion is not a trend, but it is the future of fashion. By supporting sustainable designers and buying clothing that will last for years, we can all do our part in reducing the impact on our planet. Let's continue to promote sustainable fashion and support sustainable designers. 

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