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Five Bridal Beauties from the 2011 Metropolitan Museum Costume Institute Gala

  |  By Weddingbells

The annual costume institute gala, which took place last night, was brimming with lovely Hollywood starlets who came dressed in their finest evening wear. Tributes to the late Alexander McQueen was made and seen, as many celebs including the likes of Sarah Jessica Parker, Gisele Bundchen, and, one of our favourites of the night, Salma Hayek, came out wearing a McQueen creation. Did you have any favourites? Here, we highlight five leading ladies who captured our eye, and who definitely had styles that could be considered bridal-worthy:

WHO: Salma Hayek WHAT SHE WORE: Alexander McQueen WHY WE LOVE IT: Everything from the peachy shade down to the beautiful rosette screams gorgeous and romantic. Paired with a sparkly clutch and simple 'do, Salma was the picture of bridal perfection! -Roseanne Dela Rosa

WHO: Dakota Fanning WHAT SHE WORE: Valentino WHY WE LOVE IT: A great choice for a wow dress! The full tulle skirt, soft colour and beautiful detail makes this dress fit for a princess. Romantic and whimsical, this gown is sure to give you the grand entrance you’ve been looking for. -Kate Stewart

WHO: Ashley Greene WHAT SHE WORE: Donna Karan WHY WE LOVE IT: Without a doubt, Ashley Greene's beautiful trained and strapless gown was a favourite. Blush tulle coupled with sparkling accents makes this a standout and stunning gown–perfect for the bridal aisle! -Roseanne Dela Rosa

WHO: Jennifer Hudson WHAT SHE WORE: Vera Wang WHY WE LOVE ITt: Perfect for those of you seeking a dress with a modern twist–this romantic ballgown creates an elegant look with subtle details and soft, draped fabrics. The ivory and taupe colours of this gown emit a classic look with a modern feel.

WHO: Jessica Stam WHAT SHE WORE: Tommy Hilfiger WHY WE LOVE IT: Who wouldn't fawn over this pretty ballerina-inspired creation? The lovely blush pink tones and tulle makes this the ultimate dream gown for those of you looking for that dreamy princess-inspired look! -Roseanne Dela Rosa

This article was originally published on May 03, 2011

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