Kendall Jenner sparked a debate over wedding guest etiquette after wearing a black dress with cutouts to a friend’s nuptials.
Thursday the keeping up with the Kardashians The star attended the wedding of her friend Lauren Perez, the model opting for a black dress from Mônot’s SS22 collection, which featured diamond-shaped cutouts and left her stomach bare, for the reception.
In photos and videos posted to her Instagram Stories, which have since expired but were captured and shared on social media, Jenner, 26, can be seen wearing the statement dress while posing with other guests at the marriage, including Hailey Baldwin and Bella Hadid.
However, on Twitter, the model’s dress choice drew reactions ranging from horror to confusion, with many fans questioning the suit’s suitability – while others accused Jenner of distracting attention. of the bride.
“Imagine Kendall Jenner wearing this to your wedding,” one person tweeted alongside crying face emojis, while another said: “Kendall Jenner really said F you to her best friend on her day. his wedding.”
Someone else said he would have a guest who arrived at their wedding in Jenner’s dress removed by security, writing: “If someone shows up at my wedding in the dress Kendall Jenner wore , I would personally engage security and I would escort them, daring to do that to the smh bride and groom.
Many have also accused Jenner of “overshadowing” the bride, who happens to be one of her closest friends.
“I’d rather you show up in a wedding dress than this one,” one person captioned a photo of Jenner at the wedding reception.
While most people agreed that the dress was not appropriate wedding attire, others defended Jenner on the grounds that she changed the dress after the ceremony itself, in which she was a maid of honor.
“Why are so many people pissed off about the dress Kendall Jenner was wearing ?? She used that dress during the after-party and not the wedding itself. And you all say she’s an attention seeker ???? You guys GIVE it attention. It makes sense, “one tweet read, while another fan wrote:” Hot take, but I literally don’t see anything wrong with what Kendall Jenner wore it to the after-wedding party. “
While it’s common knowledge that guests shouldn’t wear white to a wedding, experts also advise against wearing dresses that might be considered “revealing,” with Julie Sabatino, wedding fashion stylist at The Stylish Bride, having previously declared Martha stewart that guests should “never wear anything with a lot of exposed skin,” as this will distract the bride.
So far, neither Jenner nor Perez have commented on the sartorial debate.