Fashion's biggest night out, Met Gala is set to take place this September after a year-long hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Like last time, this years' event will also witness an Indian representation in Sudha Reddy, philanthropist and business tycoon. She is the wife of billionaire Megha Krishna Reddy, reported IANS.
This will be Sudha Reddy's maiden outing at the glamorous event often dubbed as the 'Super Bowl of Fashion.' She is a supporter of the fine arts and is widely known for her charitable disposition.
So far, the Costume Institute Benefit, another name for the Met Gala event, rumoured invitation-only guest list consists of Camila Cabello, Lewis Hamilton, Jennifer Lopez, Beyonce, Kim Kardashian, Harry Styles, Lady Gaga Donatella Versace, Naomi Campbell amongst the 400 names this year.
In the past, some well-known Indian faces like actor Priyanka Chopra, actor and model Deepika Padukone, businesswoman Isha Ambani and Natasha Poonawala have attended the event.
Who is Sudha Reddy
Wife of famous Indian businessman, Megha Krishna Reddy, Sudha Reddy is a philanthropist and a businesswoman with impeccable love of art and fashion.
Sudha Reddy has moved from 'cheque philanthropy' to 'hands-on philanthropy'. Her organisation the Sudha Reddy Foundation has socially and economically empowered lakhs of people in Telangana. Reddy has worked towards affordable healthcare and accessible education in the state.
Reddy was the only Indian to be invited to the Global Gift Gala and nominated for The Global Gift Empowerment Of Women Award. She had donated grants to two charities- 'Action Against Hunger and Fight Hunger Foundation' and 'Breast Cancer Research Foundation' in Paris with Elizabeth Hurley in attendance.
Suddha Reddy Met Gala 2021 wardrobe
As Met Gala has a dress code that ties into the museum's latest fashion exhibition theme. This year's theme is "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion.'
According to IANS, Sudha Reddy will wear an haute couture look by Indian designer duo Falguni Shane Peacock, who have designed dresses for various global celebrities like Beyonce, Madonna, Katy Perry, Rihanna, Nikki Minaj, Kim Kardashian, and Lady Gaga.
Reddy's outfit will be inspired by the American Revolution, the metallic gold body-hugging gown with its' au courant cuts will entail a shimmering 4-meter flared trail which will imbibe a medley of hues borrowed from the American flag and varnished with refined 3D adornments of Swarovski crystals, sequins and bugle beads, reported IANS.
Reddy will be accessorised by the jewellery designer and gem maestro Farah Khan who has designed a custom-designed statement earpiece called 'Dreamy Decadence' for the red carpet look.