Kim Kardashian Has Won the Met Gala Social-Media Race

Kanye West and Kim Kardashian.Photo: Joe Schildhorn/

Kim Kardashian started prepping 16 hours early for this year’s Met Gala — thus winning the unofficial Instagram race to show that you are (1) invited, and (2) wearing something so fabulous that it requires hours to get ready.

In the photo on Instagram, she’s blacked out the potential clues to what she’s wearing, but there is a white-glove (or sock?) thing on the floor — perhaps a return to the gleeves of 2013?