Fun facts about Rihanna and A$AP Rocky's ‘Blanket Dress’ at Met Gala 2021

Fun facts about Rihanna and A$AP Rocky's ‘Blanket Dress’ at Met Gala 2021

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From American icons and star-spangled references to featuring American fashion designers and their inventiveness, the Met Gala 2021 carpet never disappoints when it comes to fashion.

Due to the ongoing pandemic, the 2021 Met Gala was held with a limited guest list. Though, it does not mean that FQ-Fashion Quotient wasn’t high. Many Americans appeared in unique and creative outfits, among whom Rihanna and A$AP Rocky were also spotted in a Blanket Dress outfit. 

The Met Gala 2021 was held on September 13 this year at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York. The celebrities descended upon the Met Gala carpet resembling the theme In America: A Lexicon of Fashion. Many stars made the best use of this opportunity by spotlighting classic and emerging American fashion designers, while others emerged socio-political with their unique outfits. However, Rihanna and A$AP Rocky topped the list in style.

Rihanna A$AP Rocky Met Gala 2021

Fun Facts about Rihanna and A$AP Rocky’s appearance in a 'Blanket Dress'

●  Rihanna is known as the queen of red carpets. On the red carpet of Met Gala 2021, Rihanna arrived late with A$AP Rocky in a 'Blanket Dress' with matching beanie and 267-carat Bulgari diamonds. A$AP Rocky dressed in a quilted cape designed by ERL. In addition, Rihanna's Rebel Black Ring' embellished by Thelma West diamonds became popular and wanted by everyone across the globe. It will soon be launched in the market.

●  Rihanna and A$AP Rocky arrived 3 hours late and were the last to arrive at the Met Gala 2021, but their outfits immediately shut the spectators’ mouths. They stole the stage and looked adorable together in their stunning outfits. Entering together as a couple at Met Gala 2021, they are evidently head over heels in love with each other.

●  Rihanna and A$AP Rocky’s appearance in the 'Blanket Dress" also started a rumor of Rihanna's pregnancy. Rihanna was also spotted before the Met Gala wearing all black, showing a baby bump. As stated by The YBF, "Balenciaga blanket dress has folks wondering if she's carrying a mini RiRi or Rocky."

●  A$AP Rocky showed up with Rihanna Met Gala in a giant quilt from ERL's spring-summer collection 2022. When he took the quilt off, we could see the stunning black tuxedo he hid underneath. Rocky confirmed his relationship with Rihanna in an interview with GQ, where he called Rihanna “my lady” and "the love of my life." Since then, they have been spotted together a lot of times. 

●  Rihanna and A$AP Rocky may soon be engaged, as per the news by US Weekly. As said by an insider of the magazine, "These two are so madly in love, and it's true there's a lot of buzz in their circle about an engagement is in the works. Going by the hints Rocky's been dropping, it may well happen soon." Cue the wedding bells!


Rihanna and A$AP Rocky’s outfits and accessories were loved by many fashion designers and fashion enthusiasts worldwide. As is customary, the Met Gala always starts new ideas and trends in the fashion industry. It is for the best if you take inspiration from the designs showcased here and inculcate some new ideas into your own clothing line.

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