Met-stagram: The Most Memorable Photos from the Met Ball

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    In between watching the live stream of the Met Ball red carpet in search of the most noteworthy looks and following Jessica Alba as she prepared for the extravagant fashion event, we spent a good portion of Monday evening stalking our favorite Instagram accounts.  Whether they were revealing the design of their custom gowns, showing off their killer manicure, or hamming it up with temporary tattoos, the Instagram photos from the punk-themed gala were certainly memorable. Click through now for all of our favorites.

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    Jaime King


    "#punk #themetball"

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    Gwen Stefani


    "On our way to the ball."

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    Rooney Mara

    via @voguemagazine

    "Host Rooney Mara has arrived #metgala"

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    Jourdan Dunn, Ashley Madekwe, Nicole Richie, and Chloe Green

    via @Topshop

    "Oh my - loving @nicoleritchie @smashleybell @missjourdandunn & @chloegreen5 in #Topshop custom-made dresses at the #MetBall. #newyork #redcarpet #metgala"

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    Lauren Santo Domingo


    "Special Delivery: my dress for tonight's @modaoperandi Met Gala"

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    Taylor Tomasi Hill


    "Calm before the chaos #chaostocouture punkfashion @thombrowneny photo credit: @danielroseberry"

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    Emma Roberts


    "@dvf @waltersteiger @snapette app off to Met!!!!"

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    Kristen Stewart and Stella McCartney

    via @stellamccartney

    "Ready for the #MetGala #punkfashion"

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    Kanye West

    via @rosiehw

    "@kanyewest #metball2013"

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    Karlie Kloss

    via @voguemagazine

    "Punk This. Photo by @kevintachman @karliekloss #metgala #punkfashion"

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    Rita Ora


    "Yummy. #metgala"

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    Elle Fanning

    via @officialrodarte

    "Elle Fanning in her SS13 Dragon Earring #rodarte #ellefanning"

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    Thom Browne and Taylor Tomasi Hill

    via @modaoperandi

    "Heart this pic from @voguemagazine of @ttomasihill kissing @thombrowneny#metgala"

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    Karen Elson


    "Met Ball Fever"

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    Miranda Kerr


    "Just arrived #MKMetBall #MetBall @MichaelKors"

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    Minka Kelly and Bill Cunningham

    via @minkak

    "The absolute honor & highlight of my night was meeting the most precious & truest beauty, Bill Cunningham. A legend #metgala"

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    "Tidying up before the #metball"

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    Mindy Kaling

    via @lauren_andersen

    "Ugh! @mindykaling stop texting before the #metball .. i'm working...#gorgeous"

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    Kate Young


    "Crass #punkisnot dead @olympialetan ... Michelle 's met ball accessories"

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    Kerry Washington, Andre Leon Talley, and Vera Wang

    via @kerrywashington

    "Yes! @VeraWangGang & I have arrived at The #MetBall - don't we just looooooove @OfficialALT"

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    Katy Perry

    @Katy Perry

    "Tonight for The Met I am channeling the OG queen of PUNK, JOAN of ARC!"

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    Inside the Met Ball

    via @voguemagazine

    "Twinkling lights make for a bright dinner at the #MetGala. #punkfashion"

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    Kate Bosworth

    @Kate Bosworth

    "Inside the #metgala #punkfashion @michael_polish @Balmain"

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    Jessica Alba, W's Stefano Tonchi, and Tory Burch

    via @jessicaalba

    "Best time w #stefanotonchi @toryburch and I love my beautiful gown #lazercutleather #toryburch #punk #metgala"

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    Sky Ferreira and Madonna

    via @itboygregk

    "@skyferreira @madonna GIRL GONE WILD"

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    Pharrell Williams


    "getting ready for the #MetGala. What do you think of his look?#pharrell #fashion #vogue"

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    Dree Hemingway


    "Red carpet punks."

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    Alexa Chung, Rita Ora, and Cara Delevingne

    via @chungalexa

    British invasion. 

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    Cash Warren and Derek Blasberg

    via @jessicaalba

    "#punk #metgala @cash_warren n @derekblasberg serving#hardcorerealness"

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    Miley Cyrus, Emma Roberts, Karen Elson, Karli Kloss, Cara Delevingne, Rita Ora, and Derek Blasberg

    via @derekblasberg

    "Punks! @mileycyrus @karliekloss @emmaroberts6 @caradelevingne@misskarenelson and @ritaora at the Met!"

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    Debbie Harry of Blondie

    via @chungalexa

    "Actually #nofilter DEBBIE"

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    Stylist Cher Coulter and Kate Bosworth

    via @chercoulter

    "Lots and lots of hair @katebosworth"

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    New York Times' Cathy Horyn


    "The Dior gloved hands of Leelee Sobieski. Lovely!"

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    Kate Upton and Brooklyn Decker

    via @brooklynddecker


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    Wes Gordon and Constance Jablonski

    via @bergdorfs

    "Leaving! About to get in car to head uptown but had to grab a quick punk prom pic - @wes_gordon #metgala"

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    Dree Hemingway


    "@findyourcalifornia #stellamccartney"

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    Nicole Richie, designer Anthony Vaccarello, and Anja Rubik

    via @anja_rubik

    "@anthony_vaccarello @nicolerichie"

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    Model Makeup from the Met by Pat McGrath


    "#backstage #metball #metgala #punk @voguemagazine #riot#chaostocouture #blackliner #studs #piercings #patmcgrath#makeupmashup #beauty"

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    Coco Rocha


    "The bathrooms at the #MetGala have definitely seen better days."

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    Minka Kelly

    via @atkinjen

    "Can't wait for y'all 2 see @minkakelly and her #MetBall2013 lewk created by @kristoferbuckle @esteestanley and I! @thewallgroup"

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    Andy Lecompte


    Punk princess Debbie Harry.

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