Nobody likes to be stood up and it seems Amal Clooney left Tom Ford hanging on the red carpet. She did a surprise wardrobe change ahead of the Met Gala, which reportedly left the designer seeing red!
So, is the Met Gala pretty much prom for celebrities? In a page torn straight out of a high school yearbook, Amal Clooney, 40, reportedly broke Tom Ford’s heart when she decided to go with someone else at the May 7 event. Specifically, she decided to go with another designer for her red carpet look, per Page Six. Instead of wearing a custom Tom Ford gown – which would have been a “full-length crimson number designed to look like a stained-glass window” – she strutted into the event in a “backup” outfit by British designer Richard Quinn.
Amal at least told the Tom Ford team about this last minute wardrobe change. “They were annoyed, obviously,” sources tell Page Six, “but they were gracious and said it was fine to go with [another designer], but they would prefer that Amal not wear the dress at all if she wasn’t going to wear it on the Met Ball red carpet.” Guess what she did? She wore the gown at the Met Ball.
In a move that reportedly left the Tom Ford team “stunned” and “furious,” Amal changed into the Tom Ford dress once she was inside the Met Gala, far away from the cameras on the red carpet. Though the gown was specifically made to match the theme of the night – Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination – the Ford…