Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom have been spotted side by side everywhere from Coachella (check out this year’s street style snaps if you haven’t already!) to the campaign trail, so it’s no surprise that these two would be linked at the Met Gala, too. But instead of making their red carpet debut á la Gigi and Zayn, Katy and Orlando chose to display their affection for one another in a more… non-traditional manner.

In a blink-and-you’ll-miss-it tribute to one another, the new lovebirds wore — wait for it — matching Tamagotchisyou know, those little electronic eggs you were challenged to keep alive as pets in the ‘90s?

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 02: Orlando Bloom attends the "Manus x Machina: Fashion In An Age Of Technology" Costume Institute Gala at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images)

Orlando’s wore his out in the open on the right side of his purple jacket, while Katy’s was ever-so-slightly more subtle, though still very much in plain sight: see her belt buckle for a clue. While the move wasn’t exactly a conventional one, we’ve gotta say, we think it’s kinda’ sweet!

<> at Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 2, 2016 in New York City.

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(h/t E!, photos via Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty)