“Chris Appleton was like, ‘We wouldn’t fly here without anything,'” Kim said in a confessional statement during the episode. “They liked to lift my butt up in my SKIMS, re-deploy my shapewear and then, it went up.”
While the dress eventually fitted, they weren’t able to zip it up, with Kim hiding behind her bare back with a furry coat at the May 2 event. Kim also changed into a replica of the gown for the rest of the evening after the red carpet.
One thing he didn’t hide? She was in complete awe at the fact that she was able to do so. “I’m going to wear Marilyn Monroe’s original outfit to the Met Ball,” Kim said in a confessional statement. “Oh, my gosh. I can’t believe I did that.”