What to Expect From the 2014 Met Ball

From a white tie dress code to a possible performance by Frank Ocean (squeal!) here's everything you need to know about tonight's big event.
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From a white tie dress code to a possible performance by Frank Ocean (squeal!) here's everything you need to know about tonight's big event.
Riccardo Tisci and Rooney Mara on the 2013 Met Gala red carpet. Photo: Andrew H. Walker/Getty

Riccardo Tisci and Rooney Mara on the 2013 Met Gala red carpet. Photo: Andrew H. Walker/Getty

The Met Gala, a.k.a. the biggest fashion red carpet of the year, is tonight, and with a dress code of white tie, we're guaranteed to see some of the most glamorous Met looks in recent memory. (It also means that the attendees are more likely to actually get the theme right -- no "punk" problems here!)

The theme of this year's exhibition is "Charles James: Beyond Fashion," and it will be the first one displayed in the newly-dedicated Anna Wintour Costume Center. The rumored performer this year is fashion darling Frank Ocean; previous years included performances by Kanye West and Bruno Mars.

Now for the bad news: There will be no livestream this year. (Booooooooo.) Presumably that's based off previous year's disasters, which included (awkwardly) cutting off Dame Vivienne Westwood and (hilariously) capturing the heckling of red carpet photographers

Here's everything we know so far about who will be wearing what to tonight's big event; we'll update as we get more confirmation throughout the day. (Noticeably absent: Gwyneth Paltrow, who seems to have "consciously uncoupled" from the "un-fun" event.)

Attending:

Florence Welch (in Valentino)

Maggie Gyllenhaal (in Valentino)

Kate Mara (in Valentino)

Max Minghella (in Valentino)

Haley Bennett (in Valentino)

Lily Aldridge (in Michael Kors)

Cara Delevingne (in Stella McCartney)

Kristen Stewart (rumored in Chanel Couture)

Amanda Seyfried (in Givenchy) 

Olivia Munn (in Diane von Furstenberg) 

Zooey Deschanel (in Tommy Hilfiger) 

Zoe Saldana (in Michael Kors)

Lupita Nyong'o (in Prada) 

Michelle Dockery (in Prada) 

Solange Knowles (in Phillip Lim)

Anne Hathaway

Elizabeth Olsen

Ashley Olsen

Mary-Kate Olsen

Kate Bosworth

Kate Upton (in Dolce & Gabbana)

Nicole Richie 

Rita Ora

Rosie Huntington Whitely

Amy Adams

Chloe Grace Moretz 

Dakota Johnson

Dree Hemingway

Emma Stone 

Emmy Rossum

Jessica Paré (in Michael Kors)

Maggie Q

Margot Robbie (in Diane von Furstenberg)

Ruth Wilson

Taylor Swift (in J. Mendel) 

Zoe Kravitz

Rachel McAdams

Diane Kruger

Kim Kardashian

Kanye West

Jessica Chastain 

Emilia Clarke 

Naomi Watts 

Allison Williams

Sarah Jessica Parker

Leighton Meester (in Pucci)

Ming Xi (in Michael Kors)

Adriana Lima (in Givenchy Couture)

Kendall Jenner

Caroline Trentini (in Custom Theory by Olivier Theyskens)

Liu Wen (in Zac Posen)

Lea Michele

Kirsten Dunst (in Rodarte)

Jennifer Lawrence (in Dior)

Charlize Theron

Katie Holmes (in Marchesa)

Selena Gomez

Chloe Sevigny (in Kenzo)

(H/T: Lucky)