What happens when a man recreates red carpet style using foil and toilet paper?

What happens when a man recreates red carpet style using foil and toilet paper?

It's the Met Gala vs João Paulo! This guy uses his Insta-recreates popular looks from the red carpet and its hilarious
Updated 03 May, 2016

The Met Gala is always met (see what we did there?) with mixed reviews.

This year's Gala, held in New York City and themed Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology, served up some serious glamour but also plenty of fashion fails.

One good thing that came out of the Met Gala was the abundance of memes that cropped up — and one of the more hilarious takes on red carpet style came from Instagrammer João Paulo.

The Brazilian advertising student's Instagram account has gone viral as he uses various household items to recreate celebrity red carpet style — on himself. Talk about DIY!

Let's have a look at these amazing fashion ideas, first, from this year's Met Gala.

His take on Taylor Swift's futuristic look requires just some foil

Kate Hudson's ensemble might have taken him some more time

Nicki Minaj's getup can be easily recreated with large garbage bags

Strategic cuts can be mastered for model Karlie Kloss' dress

This isn't new for João; he's recreated celebrity looks in the past also, and to great effect:

Can anyone tell the difference between him and Katy Perry?

Great use of fabric for a Lady Gaga look

He even gets his expressions right! He looks just as fierce as Gigi Hadid in this one!

He has a good eye for detail when designing Britney's dress

He even gets the jewelry down for Rihanna!

Here's hoping he's invited to the Met Gala next year!


Zack Khan-USA May 03, 2016 05:33pm
PaKSane May 03, 2016 05:48pm
Bloody brilliant chap .. hahaha
Agha Ata May 03, 2016 06:33pm
SJ May 03, 2016 07:24pm
Zak May 03, 2016 08:26pm
He looks like one.
Reader May 03, 2016 08:53pm
This gentleman comparing himself with the ladies looks like a complete fool.
Writer May 04, 2016 12:38am
@Reader Chill dude chill
50 Shades of Khaki May 04, 2016 03:02am
@Reader You don't go out much - do you?
Anita Dubey May 04, 2016 09:03am
We get the message . Those dresses ain't covering anybody.
Abid May 04, 2016 09:34am
He deserves OSCAR award
ANIL sharma May 04, 2016 09:36am
Sure,funnier than the original and no wastage
Alexey May 04, 2016 10:13am
I think what he means to say is that the rags these celebs wear are no more worthy than foil and toilet paper. Trash. And only rich and famous can make a fashion out of it!
Muhammad Ather May 04, 2016 12:37pm
He is the best model I have ever seen. Thumbs up buddy.
S.A.M. May 04, 2016 03:30pm
this is funny.
Anniyah May 05, 2016 02:11am
Fashion + ridicule is far more interesting!
nonames May 05, 2016 02:35pm
waoooo what a use of Low no cost material...!!
sufyan May 06, 2016 02:06pm