Less Is More- the Secret Behind Sha’Carri Richardson’s Dazzling Met Gala 2021 Look Revealed

Published 09/14/2021, 10:53 AM EDT


Sha’Carri Richardson might not be having the best time on the field, but she has certainly enjoyed the spotlight in 2021. After getting a shout-out in Drake’s album, Richardson has added another line to her CV.

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Sha’Carri Richardson made her debut at the most iconic party of the fashion world, i.e. the Met Gala 2021. Apart from her blazing speed, Richardson is also known for her bold looks on the field with different hair colors for every match. For the Met Gala 2021 look, Sha’Carri chooses an iconic style, simple yet elegant.

Sha’Carri Richardson keeps her hair color black for her debut on the red carpet

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Sha’Carri has been seen in a variety of hair colors when she steps on the field. But for her Met Gala 2021 look, she kept her hair an elegant black. The theme of this year’s Met Gala 2021 was “In America: A Lexicon of Fashion.”

Sha’Carri likes to play with her eye makeup and is also known for her big eyelashes as well. In conversation with Vogue, Sha’Carri said, ” You know how they say the eyes are windows to the soul? Well, the lashes are the window wipers.” 

 

American sprinting star’s make-up artist for the event, Sheika Daley opted for a ‘less is more’ make-up look for her. The idea of the makeup look was to play with her eyes while making her look fresh and beautiful.

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The American star wore a dress inspired by Phoenix

Richardson wore designer Theophilio’s creation. The dress was a red-orange corset-style top with a black fringe skirt and black bangle, and strappy, thigh-high boots. Interestingly, the dress embraced Richardson’s tattoos as well. Her Met Gala 2021 outfit was inspired by a phoenix showing how Richardson rose from the worst.

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An excited Sha’Carri also said she felt like Cinderella. Richardson’s nails weren’t going to be dull as they matched her outfit in white, red, and black color. Sha’Carri entered the Met Gala 2021 with her friend and legendary F1 racer Lewis Hamilton.

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Shreya Verma

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Shreya Verma is an NBA and Tennis Author at EssentiallySports. A graduate of Political Science, Shreya comes from a strong sports background. A professional 10m air pistol shooter, Shreya is also a tennis enthusiast.

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