Finally, the face of the Purple People Eater comes to light….

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Sunday night’s annual Met Gala ball is always the last fix of the year for we red carpet junkies. Often called the “East Coast Oscars,” the annual Vogue hosted event at the Metropolitan Museum celebrates the opening of the new fashion exhibit. Not only is it New York’s top social event of the year (with tickets running in the $25,000 range), it’s another chance for us to make quippy comments about beautiful rich people we don’t know.

Let’s head to the slide show!

(Ed note: Be prepared for lots of side boob, see through dresses and weird shiny things.)