took this year’s Met Gala theme of tech-inspired fashion and ran with it.
While some stars
went goth and others the glam route, the Homeland star teamed up with fashion designer Zac Posen for a truly one-of-a-kind ball gown that would have even Cinderella jealous with envy.
At first glance, the strapless, off-white ball gown looks just that: gorgeous and understated.
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But then, you
turn it on -- yes, it lights up! -- and the look becomes a thousand times more amazing. RELATED: Kylie Jenner Goes Glam for Her Met Gala Debut
The fact that this is even possible is mind-blowing.
We can only imagine how life-changing it must be to see Danes’ gown in action and in person.
Danes admitted to ET's
Joe Zee on the red carpet that wearing a stellar gown like her's comes with some sacrifices. "I have a stool at the table for dinner tonight because a chair would not be possible," she said.
Claire Danes, you may have just won the Met Gala.