At last year’s Met ball were: Chloë Sevigny; Beyoncé; Kim Kardashian West, who wore a nude dress; and Cara Delevigne, who railed against Met gown etiquette. Photographs: Getty Images

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Kim Kardashian and husband Kanye West: A plug from the reality TV star is priceless advertising.  Photograph: Harry How/Getty Images

You may love her or loathe her but there is something about reality television star Kim Kardashian West that her 21.9 million Twitter followers just c(...)