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    Met Gala 2022: Kim Kardashian Wears Marilyn Monroe’s Iconic ‘Mr. President’ Gown As She Walks The Red Carpet With Pete Davidson

    Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson made their most significant public appearance as a couple. Yes, the duo walked the red carpet together at the Met Gala in New York City. Kim was seen wearing the Jean-Louis-designed gown that Marilyn Monroe wore! Marilyn Monroe first wore this dress to sing “Happy Birthday” to President John F. Kennedy. Also, it became one of the night’s most memorable fashion highlights.

    For the Met Gala 2022, she wore her platinum hair in a Monroe-like style. Davidson chose to dress in a suit and let Kardashian steal the show in terms of style. Though we can see him gazing affectionately at Kim in front of the cameras.

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    How Did Kim Kardashian Manage To Get The Look?

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    Kim bleached her hair and donned a sleek, dazzling gown gilded with American history. The aim was to align the event’s “Gilded Glamor” theme. She never lets her Met Gala looks go unnoticed. This time Kim went all out and chose one of the most legendary costumes of all time. That is the one Marilyn Monroe wore to serenade President John F. Kennedy on his birthday in 1962.

    Kim revealed to Vogue at the Met Gala that she lost 16 pounds in just three weeks in order to fit into Marilyn Monroe’s gown. Kardashian stated in a separate interview with Vogue that she came up with the glam look last year after the 2021 Met Gala. In 2021’s Met Gala, Kim went all black! Kim shares that Marilyn Monroe was the one that she thinks is the most American. Kim thinks that the look from Kennedy’s birthday was the one that she wanted to relive.

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    Is This Pete And Kim’s First Red Carpet Appearance?

    Kim Kardashian Confirms Dramatic Diet to Wear Marilyn Monroe's Dress to Met Gala with Pete Davidson
    Kim Kardashian and Pete Davidson at Met Gala 2022

    While this is Kim and Davidson’s first Met Gala red carpet appearance, it is not their first red carpet appearance. Kim and Pete made their red carpet debut at the 2022 White House Correspondents’ Dinner on Sunday, which was the night before the Met Gala. While this is Kim and Davidson’s first Met Gala together, they actually met for the first time at the big fashion event last year. Kim had also shared that the two met weeks before her 2021 Saturday Night Live hosting stint.

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