The 8 Best Nail Looks from the 2024 Met Gala

Emma Chamberlain

Nail artist Thuy Nguyen says "Emma's nails were a special project and so much fun to create." This year, Jared Ellner, her stylist, and I found the same lace she used for her final nail look.

Gigi Hadid

Nail artist Mei Kawajiri used Nailboo gel materials to create gorgeous flowers on Gigi Hadid's coffin-shaped French manicure to complement her Thom Browne outfit.


Zendaya's simple deep chocolate-cherry nails complete her makeup look s colour narrative. Her dark, dreamy plum eye shadow, blush, and lipstick inspire the nails.

Sabrina Carpenter

Sabrina has been wearing a lot of blues, which suit her and emphasise her eyes, says nail artist Zola Ganzorigt. "Her black and blue fairy tale costume was exquisite and timeless.

Cynthia Erivo

Red-carpet manicures by Cynthia Erivo are usually noteworthy. Rose Hackle created a XXL stiletto with acrylics for the Met Gala. "Next, I applied natural earth elements directly to the nail, using dried beetles, succulents, rose petals.

Jennifer Lopez

"Like a butterfly transforming in a shimmery chrysalis, I encased Jen's polished natural nail in a translucent pearl cocoon," explains famous nail artist Tom Bachik.

Demi Lovato

Natalie Minerva, a manicurist, says she wanted to mimic Demi's dress's mesmerising details on the nails. I used OPI's I Cancer-tainly Shine as the base colour.