The singer and Fenty beauty mogul stunned on the red carpet in this Guo Pei gown for the 2015 Met Gala. The theme of the gala was “China: Through the Looking Glass”. And as Rihanna mentioned in an interview with 2020 accessEven fashion icons can panic before a show.
“I remember getting so scared to get out of that car because I was like, ‘I’m doing too much,'” she recalled to the outlet. “I was walking down the red carpet, and I was just looking at, like, gowns, and I was like, ‘Oh my god, like, I’m a clown. People are going to laugh at me. It’s, like, very much.’ I thought so. I circled, like. Three times, I’m not even kidding. And in the end, I was like, ‘Whatever, let’s go. Let’s go…’ I don’t regret it .
The internet was buzzing about her incredible looks. And while the gown inspired many memes, Rihanna could laugh at them too.
“Frying pan with eggs,” she said, “legendary.”