Katy Perry lights up the Met Gala 2019 red carpet dressed as a chandelier

Danielle Fowler
·Freelance Writer
Katy Perry lit up the Met Gala 2019 red carpet dressed as a designer chandelier [Photo: Getty]
Katy Perry lit up the Met Gala 2019 red carpet dressed as a designer chandelier [Photo: Getty]

With a number of Met Gala invitations stashed through her door in recent years, Katy Perry is no stranger to a tricky dress code and last night, she certainly brightened up the pink carpet.

Dressed as a chandelier, the singer stole the spotlight in a visual masterpiece by close friend and creative director of Moschino, Jeremy Scott.

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In keeping with the theme of ‘Camp: Notes on Fashion’, the light-up creation wouldn’t look out of place in a ballroom.

Crafted from thousands of Swarovski crystals, the weighty mini dress boasted mirrored shards with jewels strewn across the hemline.

The singer’s Moschino masterpiece divided the Internet [Photo: Getty]
The singer’s Moschino masterpiece divided the Internet [Photo: Getty]

But not only did a theatrical chandelier swing from the bodice, as Perry finished the magic ensemble with a second chandelier balanced atop her sleek blonde bob.

A closer look at the singer’s ensemble in the dark [Photo: Getty]
A closer look at the singer’s ensemble in the dark [Photo: Getty]

A pair of bejewelled fairytale-inspired shoes by Judith Leiber landed the 34-year-old extra campy points.

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In a bid to secure her top spot in the Met Gala stakes (Lady Gaga, look out), Scott also joined in on the photocall decked in co-ordinating crystals.

But her latest look left the Internet divided with many social media users drawing comparisons to candle stick Lumière from ‘Beauty and the Beast’:

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