The ‘Punk: Chaos to Couture’ theme seriously challenged the stars’ creativity, bringing diverse looks tailored to reflect everyone’s personality. The MET 2013 hairstyles are a fab mix of elegance and edginess which definitely proved to be intriguing and thought provoking. Have a look at some of the most intriguing choices from this edition of the MET Gala:

MET 2013 Hairstyles: Updos

The updos chosen for the big night sure reflected the participants’ desire to stand out. Perhaps one of the most shocking appearances was Nicole Richie, who traded her signature blonde locks for a white hot hue which instantly drew all eyes on her. Emmy Rossum was a star who definitely loved the Punk theme. The best proof is her bold, intricate twisted updo which instantly turned heads.

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MET Ball 2013 Hair: Faux Hawks

Some celebs aren’t satisfied with simple hairstyles, which subscribe to the ‘less is more’ philosophy, especially with such a permissive theme. Sarah Jessica Parker was definitely one of them. Nothing about her look for the evening could ever be characterized as subdued. An extravagant voluminous bun made out of fishtail braids paired with an over the top Philip Treacy gold headpiece with a Mohican style brush for maximum impact. Jennifer Morrison made a similarly fun choice which perfectly reflected the theme. The sculptural fauxhawk  rocked by Jennifer Lopez granted her a well deserved place in the best MET Ball hairstyles 2013 list.

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MET Gala 2013 Hair: Short Crops

While some celebs opted for fabulous long hairstyles, others let their short crops steal the spotlight. One of the surprises of the night was Anne Hathaway who rocked peroxide blonde tresses inspired by Debbie Harry. A bold and glam choice, indeed. Miley Cyrus aced the theme by choosing a fab spiky hairstyle.

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MET 2013 Hair: Simple Hairstyles

Celebs who opted for simple hairstyles often brought fab accessories into the mix, which instantly amped up the cool factor. Sienna Miller showed her love for spikes opting for an edgy jacket and a fab studded hair piece. Jaime King kept her tresses perfectly straight and rocked a glam gold hair accessories which definitely showed which side of the punk spectrum resonates with her.

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MET Gala 2013 Hairstyles: Curls/Waves

Though curls and waves might be associated with subtle, even romantic hairstyles, some celebs managed to put that preconception to rest last night in a quite original note. Katy Perry channeled Joan of Arc with a religion inspired Dolce & Gabbana dress and statement making high volume curls. Lily Collins kept things simple opting for a few blue highlights which added a distinct rebellious vibe to her look.  

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