Carmen Electra has praised Kim Kardashian for her “wonderful” outfit, through which she recreated one of many actor’s iconic attire from the Nineteen Nineties.
Final April, the 41-year-old actuality star posted a photograph on Instagram of what gave the impression to be a duplicate of a white strapless and backless gown, with the perimeters minimize out, that Electra had beforehand worn nearly 25 years in the past.
The Baywatch star mentioned Kardashian’s robe throughout a current interview with Us Weekly, acknowledging how nice the Skims founder seemed and recalling how “daring” of an outfit it was to put on within the Nineteen Nineties.
“I like Kim — we labored collectively prior to now — and I believe she seemed wonderful in that gown,” she mentioned.
“I wore that Stephen Sprouse gown to the MTV Film Awards in 1998 and bear in mind it being daring for the time. I believe her style is at all times on level and I like that she is impressed by the ’90s”.
Electra additionally applauded Kardashian final month on Instagram, the place she posted a side-by-side photograph of herself and the mannequin sporting the white robe.
“I nonetheless have this gown,” the Meet the Spartans star wrote within the caption. “@kimkardashian remade this designer gown and I believe it’s flattering not a completion ! I believe it’s cool…Shouting out like to the women, at all times have !!!!!!!!”
Kardashian expressed her admiration for Electra within the feedback, as she wrote: “Essentially the most stunning!!!! Miss u Carmen! Perpetually the fashion icon.”
Electra has beforehand opened up concerning the white robe and the way she felt when sporting it. Whereas talking to Vogue again in 2017, she mentioned that though the gown was “small” and a little bit of a “thriller” to her, it has been thought of a beloved look even years later.
“The gown was lengthy and white and the highest was actually, actually small with the perimeters minimize out and it was very low within the again,” she defined. “It had a transparent strap holding [it] on. It was a thriller as to how this gown stayed on. My boobs have been sort of pouring out of the gown and I actually was on each ‘Worst Dressed’ record in that gown.”
“However I used to be it [recently] and I used to be like, ‘It’s so coated right now,’” she added. “Within the ’90s, it was actually arduous [if] you wished to put on horny garments. After all you do in your twenties and thirties.”