The Met's 125th Anniversary Season Opening. Who Looked The Best?

by KENDRA SEAY · September 23, 2008

Taylor MomsenChristie BrinkleyHana SoukopuvaMartha StewartHelena ChristensenJulianna Margulies, Keith LieberthalBarbara WaltersHilary Gumble, Bryant GumbleMolly SimsFaye DunawayJane Fonda, Jane BuffetHelen MirrenAlex McCord, Simon van KempenGeorgina ChapmanJulie HendersonJoy Philbin, Regis Philbin [Photos by BEN GABBE for Patrick McMullan]

The Metropolitan Opera opened its 2008-09 season last night with a gala performance at Lincoln Center starring Renee Fleming. Costumes for Fleming were custom made by legendary designers John Galliano, Christian Lacroix, and Karl Lagerfield for Chanel. Guests of the opening night gala included Molly Sims in J. Mendel, Taylor Momsen in a beautiful, strapless, ruffled Marchesa gown, Parker Posey in Zac Posen, Helen Mirren, Deborah Norville, Barbara Walters, Bryant Gumble, Austin Scarlett, Helena Christensen, Martha Stewart, Jane Fonda, Juliana Margulies, Faye Dunaway, Georgina Chapman, and Christine Baranski.

[The 125th Anniversary Of The MET]