One thing about 2022 is that it was certainly a year of bold fashion in Hollywood. On the red carpet and beyond, many celebrities didn’t limit their outfits to what was trendy, aesthetic or even conventional. Some looks stood out for their beauty, but others caught our attention because they played with the idea of what fashion can be.
Here are 22 celebrity fashion looks from 2022 that we’ll still be talking about in 2032:
Marilyn Monroe’s “Happy birthday, Mr. President” dress, which Kim Kardashian borrowed from Ripley’s Believe It or Not museum for the Met Gala.
This extremely divisive early ’00s jeans and dress combo Katie Holmes rocked at the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball.
The Fabrican dress that was spray painted on Bella Hadid at the Coperni show during Paris Fashion Week.
Julia Fox’s apocalypse-ready outfit for grocery shopping, which involved using her jeans as a purse instead of wearing them.
The brilliant revenge dress Florence Pugh dazzled at the Venice Film Festival Don’t worry dear premiere amid all the alleged behind-the-scenes drama.
Lizzo’s Met Gala look, which truly embodied the “Gilded Glamour” theme with a luscious coat that took 22,000 hours to make and a golden flute that she played on the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The jeweled dress Taylor Swift wore to the MTV Video Music Awards, where she announced Midnight to the world.
The fabulous pink outfit Harry Styles wore while styling Coachella.
The many chaotic outfits Haley Lu Richardson wore as Portia in The white lotus (which including some pieces from her own closet), but especially this monstrosity.
The Oscar de la Renta cat dress that Zoë Kravitz, aka Catwoman herself, wore to the world premiere of Batman.
The gorgeous Balmain outfit Lil Nas X rocked at the Grammys, complete with pearls and diamonds.
The gold body paint and the stylish plaid suit Doja Cat featured in the AWAKE Mode Womenswear Spring/Summer 2023 show during Paris Fashion Week.
The fancy all-black look Jenna Ortega wore in her iconic Wednesday dance scene.
Zendaya’s gaze from Euphoria Season 2 premiere, which involved stripes, scallops and no shoes.
This Dior outfit Rihanna wore to the brand’s show during Paris Fashion Week proves that maternity fashion has no rules.
Blake Lively’s Met Gala dress, which had a stunning mid-carpet transformation.
The chic monochromatic outfit—complete with a long coat—that Keke Palmer wore to reveal her pregnancy while hosting Saturday Night Live.
Director Ryan Coogler’s Black Panther: Wakanda Forever premiere look, which included a touching tribute to the late Chadwick Boseman – a pendant with his photo.
The Alexander McQueen suit worn by Letitia Wright Black Panther: Wakanda Forever premiere, which was a recreation of the Givenchy suit Chadwick Boseman wore to the 2018 Oscars.
The sparkling silver suit that Sam Smith sparkled in at the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball.
Timothée Chalamet’s backless Haider Ackermann jumpsuit from the Venice Film Festival.
And, of course, every iconic look Michelle Obama has pulled on her latest book tour, letting us end the year in style.
The year is almost over, and we look back at 2022. Check out more from the year here!