One thing about 2022 is that it was definitely a bold fashion year in Hollywood. On the red carpet and beyond, many celebrities haven’t limited their outfits to what’s trendy, aesthetic, or even conventional. Some looks stood out for their beauty, but others captured our attention as they played with the idea of what fashion can be.
Here are 22 celebrity looks from 2022 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.
Katie Holmes wore this hugely controversial jeans and dress combo from the early 2000s to the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball.
The Fabrican dress spray painted on Bella Hadid at the Coperni show during Paris Fashion Week.
Julia Fox’s apocalypse-ready grocery outfit, which involved using her jeans as a purse instead of carrying them.
The glorious revenge dress in which Florence Pugh dazzled at the Venice Film Festival don’t worry darling premiere amid all this so-called behind-the-scenes drama.
Lizzo’s Met Gala look, which truly embodied the “Gilded Glamour” theme with a lavish coat that took 22,000 hours to make and a golden flute she played on the steps of the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
The bejeweled dress Taylor Swift wore to the MTV Video Music Awards, where she announced Midnights in the world.
The fabulous hot pink outfit Harry Styles wore to headline Coachella.
The many chaotic outfits Haley Lu Richardson wore as Portia in The White Lotus (which included a few pieces from his 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 The Batman.
The gorgeous Balmain outfit Lil Nas X dazzled in at the Grammys, complete with pearls and diamonds.
The gold body paint and sleek plaid suit Doja Cat sported at the AWAKE Mode Womenswear Spring/Summer 2023 show during Paris Fashion Week.
The all-black look that Jenna Ortega wore in her iconic Wednesday dance scene.
Zendaya’s look since Euphoria Season 2 premiere, which involved stripes, scallops and no shoes.
This Dior outfit Rihanna wore to the brand’s runway show during Paris Fashion Week, proving that maternity fashion has no rules.
Blake Lively’s Met Gala gown, which had a stunning mid-carpet transformation.
The chic monochrome outfit – with a long coat – that Keke Palmer wore to reveal her pregnancy while hosting Saturday Night Live.
by director Ryan Coogler Black Panther: Wakanda Forever first look, which included a touching tribute to the late Chadwick Boseman – a pendant bearing his photo.
The Alexander McQueen costume that Letitia Wright wore to the Black Panther: Wakanda Forever premiere, which was a recreation of the Givenchy suit Chadwick Boseman wore to the 2018 Oscars.
The shimmering silver jumpsuit Sam Smith shone in at the iHeartRadio Jingle Ball.
Timothée Chalamet’s Haider Ackermann backless jumpsuit at the Venice Film Festival.
And, of course, every iconic look Michelle Obama pulled off on her recent book tour, allowing us to close out the year in style.
The year is almost over, and we look back to 2022. Check out more from the year here!