1 || Rihanna
To our dismay, Riri was overseas promoting Fenty Beauty, hence unable to grace the carpet.
2 || Justin Bieber
Justin was MIA while his wife Hailey Bieber strutted solo in skin-tight Alexander Wang.
3 || Sarah Jessica Parker
SJP’s BFF Andy Cohen told Entertainment Tonight “We are not going on Monday. She’s on a plane somewhere, and I have to work”.
4 || Blake Lively & Ryan Reynolds
Just after revealing she’s pregnant with baby #3 at the premier of Pokémon Detective Pikachu in NYC, the couple have decided to ditch the camp festivities.
5 || Amal & George Clooney
After Amal co-hosted last year’s Met, the Clooney’s have chosen to sit this one out.
6 || Selena Gomez
Gomez’s makeup artist Hung Vanngo confirmed in an IG comment to a fan that his client wouldn’t be attending this year’s Met. Gomez also storied her squad at Disneyland in California last night.
7 || Ariana Grande
Though she stunned in her show-stopping ensemble last Met, early reports stated Grande would be a no-show this year.
8 || Taylor Swift
The 3rd Met Gala in a row that Swift has passed up.