Exclusive: Jaime King Gives Us a Sneak Peek at Her Prep for the Met Ball

The Met Ball is THE most glamorous event in fashion, and with it comes a lot of prep. And we’re not just talking about this year’s red carpet set up or the extravagant exhibit. Attendees call on their trusted glam teams to make sure everything from the dress to the hair and makeup are in perfect harmony. So what does it look like preparing for such a memorable night? Actress and model Jaime King took us behind the scenes to find out! Keep reading for her exclusive diary, and be sure to follow her on Instagram for even more insider access. 

“Kisses and love with my partner in all things chic Micaela Erlanger - BEST stylist in the world with a heart of gold!”

“Makeup prep with Yumi Mori!!! Doesn't get better than Pat McGrath's 1st assistant of 5 years. There is NO substitution for properly mentored artists. A dying art form of dedication and observation.”

“Assistant make up artist James Knight!” 

“In my favourite maternity dress from A Pea in The Pod. Maternity fashion can always be beautiful. Celebrate your growing baby and body with staple pieces that make you feel beautiful.”

“And flowers arrive from my manager wishing me a beautiful Met!”

“My baby calming me before the Met - my favourite part of Met Prep!!!”

“THE TRAIN!!!!! Am I going to die? Just kidding. But seriously, if someone steps on this perfection here, I may or may not have to exercise my freedom of speech. In a very aggressive way.... Just kidding. Kind of.”

“Custom everything from my beloved Jason Wu. Look at the clutch and shoes and Forevermark Jewels! It's all in the details- and Jason, Micaela are ALL about the details. It's Anna Wintour and The Met, not one piece can be overlooked. Perfection only!”

“The women who literally made this dress happen! It's amazing to see the faces and people behind the construction of such a gorgeous and meticulously designed dress. Rosgna Hernandez the head pattern maker for Hugo Boss and Margot Rodriguez Sample Maker for Hugo Boss. Two legends.”

"With the most exquisite beauty my darling @nicolaannepeltz - I love you Nic and it was so special being with you and @jasonwu tonight! Xx"

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