Met Gala 2014

Sean Penn and Charlize Theron, in Dior Haute

Sean Penn and Charlize Theron, in Dior Haute Couture with Fred Leighton jewels, attend the "Charles James: Beyond Fashion" Costume Institute Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan on Monday, May 5, 2014. (Credit: EPA / Justin Lane)

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art's annual Costume Institute Benefit gala -- arguably Manhattan's biggest fashion night of the year -- celebrated mid-20th century fashion designer Charles James' long career with the exhibit, "Charles James: Beyond Fashion." Sarah Jessica Parker, Bradley Cooper, Zooey Deschanel and more attended the white-tie affair in style.

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