Simone Biles wears an 88-pound dress as she arrives at the 2021 Met Gala. The Olympic champion explains her gown pays tribute to gymnastics. Simone’s ensemble required assistance from six people (!) to help her ascend the staircase at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The theme for fashion’s biggest night of the year is ‘In America: A Lexicon of Fashion,’ an exploration of the nation’s sartorial identity and a deep dive into American ingenuity.