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Opera Gloves Are *The* Winter 2022 Style Moment

A-list stars are bidding their elbow era goodbye.

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Opera gloves were on full display during the Los Angeles County Museum of Art Art + Film Gala on Saturday, Nov. 5. The statement-making accessories were worn by stars like Olivia Wilde and Salma Hayek in a wild array of textures and delivered immaculate vibes.

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Opera gloves aren’t just for the A-list. The accessory’s hashtag has over 3M views on TikTok and you can snag your own celebrity-inspired pair of opera gloves at a surprisingly affordable price point. Scroll on for leather, latex, mesh, and crystal opera gloves, as seen on celebs at the 2022 LACMA Art + Film Gala.

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The Don’t Worry Darling director opted for a pair of shiny red opera gloves to create some contrast with her sequined chevron Gucci gown.


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Long Liquid Gloves

While all shiny opera gloves deliver lots of look, this pair from LAVAH comes in two sizes instead of one, which means you can pick a size that won’t leave your arms feeling pinched. Style *and* comfort? It’s a win-win.


Emmy-winning Quinta Brunson went for a sheer opera glove moment, which created a lovely contrast to her Rani Zakhem gown.


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Dotted Line Gloves

These dotted opera gloves from Anthropologie offer just the right amount of slouchiness and are just begging to be paired with a statement ring.


Salma Hayek’s crystal opera gloves matched her Gucci dress down to the ombré color gradation from green to salmon pink. Hayek also nailed another celebrity trend: wearing jewelry over your gloves.


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Rhinestone Decor Long Gloves

These rhinestone-studded opera gloves from SHEIN are sure to add just the right amount of glitz to any night out.


Jodie Turner-Smith, also wearing Gucci, wore a dazzling pair of Gucci opera gloves with beaded fringe.


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Satin Fringe Gloves
Forever 21

These fringe-forward opera gloves from Forever 21 provide all the swishy goodness of the gloves worn by Turner-Smith minus the designer price tag and possible bead-spilling accident.


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