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Gala slammed for ‘absurd extravagance’

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - MAY 01: Jared Leto, dressed as Karl Lagerfeld's cat Choupette, attends The 2023 Met Gala Celebrating "Karl Lagerfeld: A Line Of Beauty" at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 01, 2023 in New York City. (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Is fashion important? The outfits at this year’s Met Gala in New York showed the industry at its most imaginative — but some believe that the party was a ridiculous waste of money.