Must Read: Gucci to Host Met Gala After Party at Uptown Gym, The Financial Future of Chanel

Plus, NBCUniversal launches ShoppableTV.
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Alessandro Michele, Lana Del Rey and Jared Leto at the 2018 Met Gala. Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

Alessandro Michele, Lana Del Rey and Jared Leto at the 2018 Met Gala. Photo: Neilson Barnard/Getty Images

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Monday.

Gucci to host Met Gala after party at an Uptown gym
Gucci Creative Director Alessandro Michele and Gucci's suit muse Harry Styles are co-chairing Monday evening's Met Gala, meaning the brand is likely to have several big red carpet moments. Michele's playful maximalist aesthetic will also rollover into the wee hours of the night with a Gucci-hosted after party inside an Uptown gym, in keeping with the "Camp" theme. The event will feature three DJ's, including Suga Shay, Mark Ronson and Dev Hynes. {Fashionista tip} 

The financial future of Chanel
Chanel is not for sale, according to its owners who have held a stake in the French fashion house for almost a century. But if it was, the luxury brand would have plenty of options. Business of Fashion explores what would serve the iconic label best as it plans for a financially secure future. {Business of Fashion

NBCUniversal launches ShoppableTV
NBCUniversal announced Monday the launch of ShoppableTV, which will allow viewers to purchase products while watching TV shows. This is the first time this technology will be used on national television to activate direct sales. To access this feature, viewers will have to point their smartphone cameras at a screen during an "On-Air Shoppable Moment." Then, they will be taken directly to a marketer's site for purchase. {Fashionista inbox} 

Andrew Bolton walks Vogue through "Camp: Notes on Fashion" 
Ahead of the unveiling of the Costume Institute's 2019 exhibition, the mastermind behind it all, Andrew Bolton, gave Vogue a first look at what camp garments will temporarily live at the Met. In doing so, he does what everyone has been trying so desperately to do, which is to give a clear definition of what camp is. He fails, but that's the point: "I want people to leave thinking, 'What is camp?,' says Bolton. "That is the power and the poetry behind camp, constantly trying to define it." {Vogue}  

Madonna covers the June issue of British Vogue
For the June issue of British Vogue, Madonna collaborated with photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, and fashion editor Benjamin Bruno, on a series of images influenced by leading feminists of the mid-20th century, whose legacy the pop star relates to. In the accompanying interview, she talks feminism and how she continues to dominate the conversation at 60. {British Vogue

Madonna on the June cover of British "Vogue." Photo: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott

Madonna on the June cover of British "Vogue." Photo: Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott

Inside Vogue's pre-Met Gala party
Sally Singer hosted Vogue's annual pre-Met Gala party on Saturday evening, giving us a little taste of what camp-themed fashions will walk down the red carpet on Monday night. There were feathers, fluffy tulle, flamingos and clashing prints galore, along with bedazzled beer cans, a glittering pool table and people who looked like they came from Marie Antoinette-era Versailles. You can see all the camp fun here. {Vogue

Will H&M shareholders take the opportunity to lift workers out of poverty? 
On Tuesday, H&M's shareholders will vote on a proposal submitted by the Clean Clothes Campaign that calls for all the retailer's 2018 profits to go into a special living wage fund. This fund would remain in place until workers' wages are at least at the level of a living wage. "We are asking the shareholders to say no to profiteering from impoverished workers," says Deborah Lucchetti of Clean Clothes Campaign in an official press statement. "If they approve the measures we proposed at the upcoming annual general meeting, H&M could finally live up to its responsibility for human rights in its supply chain, at least in terms of wages." {Fashionista inbox} 

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