Marilyn Monroe’s dress damaged after Kim Kardashian Met Gala performance

Call it Dressgate 2.0.

Kim Kardashian already a lot of criticism for wearing one of Marilyn Monroe‘s most famous dresses at the Met Gala. New images of the garment, taken by visual artists and museum and costume show curators, were released this week, more than a month after the event Chadmichael Morrisetteshow signs of damage.

Before and after photos of the crystal-encrusted dress the late Hollywood icon wore as she sang “Happy Birthday” to the President in 1962 John F Kennedywere published on the Instagram Page of the private collector of the Marilyn Monroe Collection on June 13th. In the new images, the back closure of the dress shows ruffles and pulled seams.

The Ripleys believe it or not! Museum in Orlando, Fla. had bought the dress for $4.8 million at a Julien’s auction in 2016, giving Kim permission to borrow it and wear it, which she did while walking the red carpet with her boyfriend Peter Davidson at the Met Gala. It is now on display in the museum’s Hollywood branch.