Kim Kardashian Takes Us on Her Met Gala Journey in Three Photos

Kim Kardashian shared photos from before and after the Met Gala on Instagram with a cameo from Kylie Jenner.

After flying solo at the Met Gala sans Kanye West on Monday (May 1, 2017), Kardashian gave a behind-the-scenes glimpse of the quieter moments from her evening. The first photo was a shot that was taken while Kim received the final touches on her makeup.


The second was a sweet photo with Kylie from after the Met Gala.


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And the third was a photo of Kim chilling out on the couch during her personal “after after Met” party.


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Kim explained to André Leon Talley that Kanye stayed at home because “he’s been taking some time off and really loving that.”

“He was planning on attending and recently decided he did not want to go,” another source told E!.

Launch the gallery at the top of the page to view more photos from the Met Gala.