Oof. Kim Kardahian just got one royally big snub from Vogue, and we bet she won’t be happy about it.
The fashion bible’s special edition Met Gala issue has just been unveiled, and guess who’s NOT on it? Yep, Kim and Kanye.
Despite being voted one of the ‘Best Dressed Celebrities On The Red Carpet’ on Vogue.com just last week, the 34-year-old was denied a mention on the star-studded cover created by editor Anna Wintour.
Rihanna appears on the front of the special issue in her striking meme-provoking golden Guo Pei gown, while the likes of Jennifer Lawrence, Beyonce, FKA Twigs, Jennifer Lopez and Lady Gaga are all given shout outs down the side.
Adding insult to injury, half-sister Kendall Jenner is even mentioned, taking glory on the cover for her stunning mermaid green Calvin Klein dress. Ouch.
Considering Kim and Kanye are widely considered to be personal friends with Ms Wintour after landing their very own Vogue cover last year, their snub is something of a surprise. But we think we may know the reason behind it…
Remember Anna Wintour’s strict ‘no selfie’ rule for this year’s Met Gala, which she hosted? Well, some people ignored it. Some people being KIM AND KANYE.
‘Anna is very aware of the celebrities who ignored her request’, an insider told VH1’s The Gossip Table, before adding that there would be ‘consequences’.
The Keeping Up With The Kardashians star confessed to disobeying Ms Wintour after the event, telling Extra that she’d even purposefully left her mobile at home to try and resist temptation. Until she found Kanye’s in his pocket…
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‘I took a photo with Kanye, Diplo and Madonna and I was like, “You guys, there’s no selfies”, she said. ‘They were like, “Oh come on. We can take a picture.” I was like, “No, I swear I don’t want to get in trouble.”‘
See, she tried! She was led astray! Can Anna really not forgive a selfie?
Oh well, at least Kimye will definitely have learnt their lesson this time…