Modeljacq_dimit_15783582_600 >> Models aren't afraid to go dramatic, which makes for an usually picturesque red carpet when they're out in full force.  Last night, Jessica Stam brought her Proenza "cape," Stephanie Seymour went for a peekaboo dress, and Amber Valletta flew by with golden wings. 

Without further ado, a look at the Costume Institute Gala attendees who know how to wear their clothes (they do get paid to do so, after all).
 

And more: Chanel Iman, Guinevere Van Seenus, Isabeli Fontana, Jourdan Dunn, Hilary Rhoda, Lauren Hutton, Natasha Poly, Natasha Vojnovic, Poppy Delavigne, Sasha Pivovarova

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