Solange Knowles is usually in her big sister’s shadow, but tonight she was the one who stood out at the 2011 Met Gala.

Solange has more misses than hits, but she hits a high note wearing a Dries Van Noten Fall 2011 gown.

The black, white and green silk gown with geometric beading was teamed with plenty of attitude and a big ‘fro.

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