The 28-year-old star was heading into the premiere of Spike Lee's new film "BlacKkKlansman" when she ditched her black heels. However, while Stewart didn't mind getting her feet wet, someone with an umbrella was at her side to ensure that the rest of her body and her silver Chanel dress didn't get soaked.
With high heels being the standard red carpet tradition, Kristen choosing to shed remove them midway not only shocked us but took the world by surprise too.More news: OnePlus 6 camera samples surfaces on the wild
Kristen Stewart told the Hollywood Reporter previous year:"If you're not asking guys to wear heels and a dress, you can not ask me either".
The actress was protesting the requirement to wear heels. (She had also had a partial foot amputation procedure, not that this should have to factor in, but it made the situation all the more very bad.) After "heel gate", Cannes tried to explain that heels weren't necessarily required, but the people who monitor the dress code expectations remain inconsistent, leading to continued confusion. You can not come in, ' then [I'm going to say], 'Neither is my friend. "It can work both ways".
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"I feel like you can't ask people that any more - it's a given. I get the black-tie thing but you should be able to do either version, flats or heels". She was apparently not sanctioned for taking off her heels.
In 2015, it was reported Cannes had implemented a heels-only policy. They generally hit below the fashion belt with their regular and quite basic styles on the world's most revered red carpet event next to the Met Galas'.More news: Conte warns Chelsea flops to shape up ahead of FACup final