Stepping out to show off her baby bump at a public event for the first time, Serena Williams chose the Met Gala.
 
 

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Looking resplendent in emerald green, the pregnant WTA No. 1 wore Versace for her grand appearance. Her striking gown featured embellished details down one side of it and tied at the wrist, allowing her to conveniently place a free hand on that growing midsection, set to bring baby joy to her and fiancé Alex Ohanian (who joined her on the red carpet) this fall. 
 
 

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None other than fellow GOAT Roger Federer joined her at the party. Fed, GQ magazine's reigning Most Stylish Man, sported a Gucci tuxedo jacket replete with crystal-studded cobra on its back. 
So understated, these two. And that's just what we all want from the Met Gala: bona fide fashion moments.

In a sea of textiles, one has to find a way to stand out in a crowd of famous types. Federer and Serena did exactly that—will a little help from a snake and perhaps the best accessory of all, a baby on the way.

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