Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! slammed claims that Kim Kardashian “in any way” damaged Marilyn Monroe’s iconic dress after a collector said the gown was “significantly damaged” after the reality star wore it to the 2022 Met Gala.
In a statement posted Thursday on its website, Ripley’s said during the brief time “The Kardashians” star borrowed the dress to wear on the red carpet in May, great care was taken and that she “did not, in any way, damage the garment.” Monroe famously wore the dress when she sang “Happy Birthday” to former President John F. Kennedy in 1962.
“Our mission is to both entertain and educate visitors and fans, and sparking conversations like the discourse around Marilyn Monroe’s dress does just that,” the statement read. “No matter