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Some of the Most Controversial Looks from the 2018 Met Gala

These are giving us cause for talk.
Some of the Most Controversial Looks from the 2018 Met Gala
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These are giving us cause for talk.

The 2018 Met Gala's theme of Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination had tongues wagging the very second it was announcedand, well, it is no secret that religion and the church are undoubtedly some of the trickiest subjects to tackle, even in fashion. So are these looks blasphemous or brilliant? Below, three controversial red carpet appearances that got the town talking.

Lana del Rey arrived as a Gucci-swathed Virgin Mary of Sorrows. Let's please talk about how she's got a feathered seraphim perched on her head and an actual gilded sacred heart over her chest.

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As the internet repeatedly declares, everyone else can go home the moment Rihanna sweeps in. This year she made her grand entrance done up in an intricate, bishop-inspired Maison Margiela number elaborate enough to belong in the Vatican.

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Taylor Hill's sexy, irreverent take on papal garb had eyebrows raised and lungs laughing. That reference is divinely hilarious.

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