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In pictures: Stars look divine at heavenly body-themed Met Gala

The gala is one of the biggest nights in the fashion calendar.

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Rihanna wearing Martin Margiela (Ian West/PA)

Rihanna wearing Martin Margiela (Ian West/PA)

Rihanna wearing Martin Margiela (Ian West/PA)

Only the most outrageous star can steal the show at the Met Gala – and Rihanna did so with a stunning ensemble.

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Rihanna's mitre-style hat followed the religious theme of Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination (Charles Sykes/AP)

Rihanna's mitre-style hat followed the religious theme of Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination (Charles Sykes/AP)

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Rihanna's mitre-style hat followed the religious theme of Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination (Charles Sykes/AP)

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Rihanna co-chaired the glittering fundraiser (Evan Agostini/AP)

Rihanna co-chaired the glittering fundraiser (Evan Agostini/AP)

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Rihanna co-chaired the glittering fundraiser (Evan Agostini/AP)

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Katy Perry followed the religious theme (Ian West/PA)

Katy Perry followed the religious theme (Ian West/PA)

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Katy Perry followed the religious theme (Ian West/PA)

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Kim Kardashian-West in a Versace dress (Ian West/PA)

Kim Kardashian-West in a Versace dress (Ian West/PA)

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Kim Kardashian-West in a Versace dress (Ian West/PA)

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Blake Liveley in Versace (Ian West/PA)

Blake Liveley in Versace (Ian West/PA)

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Blake Liveley in Versace (Ian West/PA)

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Princess Beatrice attending her first Met Gala (Ian West/PA)

Princess Beatrice attending her first Met Gala (Ian West/PA)

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Princess Beatrice attending her first Met Gala (Ian West/PA)

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Rosie Huntingdon-Whiteley in Ralph Lauren (Ian West/PA)

Rosie Huntingdon-Whiteley in Ralph Lauren (Ian West/PA)

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Rosie Huntingdon-Whiteley in Ralph Lauren (Ian West/PA)

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Jennifer Lopez wearing Balmain (Ian West/PA)

Jennifer Lopez wearing Balmain (Ian West/PA)

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Jennifer Lopez wearing Balmain (Ian West/PA)

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Ariana Grande wore Vera Wang (Ian West/PA)

Ariana Grande wore Vera Wang (Ian West/PA)

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Ariana Grande wore Vera Wang (Ian West/PA)

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Amal Clooney wearing Richard Quinn (Ian West/PA

Amal Clooney wearing Richard Quinn (Ian West/PA

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Amal Clooney wearing Richard Quinn (Ian West/PA

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Amal and George Clooney arriving at the gala (Ian West/PA)

Amal and George Clooney arriving at the gala (Ian West/PA)

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Amal and George Clooney arriving at the gala (Ian West/PA)

US Vogue editor Anna Wintour is the driving force of the event (Ian West/PA)

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Bee Shaffer looking splendid in red (Ian West/PA)

Bee Shaffer looking splendid in red (Ian West/PA)

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Bee Shaffer looking splendid in red (Ian West/PA)

Amal Clooney among the famous faces (Ian West/PA)

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Gary Oldman and Gisele Schmidt (Ian West/PA)

Gary Oldman and Gisele Schmidt (Ian West/PA)

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Gary Oldman and Gisele Schmidt (Ian West/PA)

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Olivia Munn is a golden vision (Ian West/PA)

Olivia Munn is a golden vision (Ian West/PA)

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Olivia Munn is a golden vision (Ian West/PA)

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Train of the night goes to Ariana Rockefeller (Ian West/PA)

Train of the night goes to Ariana Rockefeller (Ian West/PA)

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Train of the night goes to Ariana Rockefeller (Ian West/PA)

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More red, from Alek Wek (Ian West/PA)

More red, from Alek Wek (Ian West/PA)

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More red, from Alek Wek (Ian West/PA)

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Lili Reinhart (Ian West/PA)

Lili Reinhart (Ian West/PA)

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Lili Reinhart (Ian West/PA)

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