Reality star Kim Kardashian is said to be "embarrassed" by the recent rumor that she and the rest of her Kardashian-Jenner family weren't invited to this year's Met Gala. The 42-year-old Skims founder has been a constant visitor since she first attended the dance around 10 years ago.
Last year marked the first time Kar Jenner's entire team attended last year's Met Gala, and Khloe and Kourtney finally made the list. Anna Wintour, Vogue's editor and gala chair, reportedly thought Khloe was "too senior" for the highly anticipated and high-profile annual event. But Khloe finally got the invite last year and showed up glitzy and glamorous at the prom of the year. Read on to find out what Kim has to say about the recent invitational rumors and related fiasco.
The KarJenner Met Gala Invitation Fiasco
According to a source, the Kar-Jenners were banned from this year's event because Wintour is "tough on the guest list" and no Kardashians "will be on the line," Page Six reported. Now, a source has told The Sun: "Anna wanted to pick a guest list this year and make it a more exclusive event for Stone. Kim was never told she might not be on the list. ."
"While the invitations have now been officially sent out and Kim has been confirmed, the news leak that she may not have received an invitation has heightened tensions behind the scenes in a major misunderstanding." they added. Kim was reportedly "very unhappy" with the whole rumor and her relationship with the Conde Nast team was strained, the source claimed.
"It was embarrassing for everyone involved, but Kim is still excited and has already worked with a major fashion house to create a custom look for the evening," they concluded. Meanwhile, another source told the party they've been on the slate since the fall, and while the rest of the Kar-Jenners have also been invited, there's no confirmation as to who will be in attendance. .