Weeks earlier than Kim Kardashian hosted Saturday Night time Reside and met her future boyfriend, Pete Davidson, the fact star denied his advances once they each attended the 2021 Met Gala. The previous couple mentioned the scenario whereas preparing for the 2022 Met Gala on the Nov. 17 episode of The Kardashians. As they ready to have their huge pink carpet second on the occasion, Pete recalled their encounter on the earlier Met Gala in September 2021.
“Keep in mind after I requested in your quantity on the final Met and also you pretended you couldn’t give it to me since you had been carrying gloves?” Pete requested Kim, referring to her head-to-toe lined Balenciaga outfit on the 2021 Met. Kim clearly felt unhealthy for rejecting Pete and mentioned, “Will you ask me once more? I don’t have gloves on now.”
Pete assured Kim that the gloves had been the “nicest excuse” ever and she or he informed him it wasn’t an excuse. Fortunately, he took the rejection in stride. “I keep in mind being within the automobile like, ‘Wow, she is aware of easy methods to make somebody really feel actually good about themselves,’” Pete admitted. “I believed that was actually candy. You’re like, ‘I’m sorry, I can’t provide you with my quantity, I’ve gloves on.’” Kim responded, “Aw, if solely I had recognized!” The 2 went on to start out courting simply weeks later in October 2021, though they ended up breaking apart the next July.
Afterward within the Kardashians episode, Kim and Pete had been within the automobile on the best way to the Met and discussing how loopy it was to go from the White Home Correspondent’s Dinner, the place they made their pink carpet debut, to the Met Gala simply two days later. “Two again to again was the killer,” Kim admitted. “We’ll by no means do the White Home once more. However I actually wished our first pink carpet for me to be in brown hair at a non-fashion occasion.” In fact, Pete needed to throw in a joke, retorting, “I wished it to be getting slimed on the Nickelodeon Youngsters’ Selection Awards, however to every their very own!”
Kim beforehand opened up about denying Pete her cellphone quantity throughout an interview on the Not Skinny However Not Fats Podcast in April 2022. “I noticed him on the  Met and he knew I used to be internet hosting SNL however it wasn’t introduced but,” Kim defined. “He got here as much as me and we had been speaking about SNL. I used to be like, ‘They higher hurry up and announce it as a result of I can’t again out as quickly as they announce it,b ut I’m so nervous.’” Kim revealed that Pete supplied her his cellphone quantity in case she wanted internet hosting recommendation forward of her debut on the present.
“I used to be like, ‘Oh, I’ve gloves,’ and he was like, ‘Alright cool’ and walked away,” Kim recalled. “However I used to be going to be like, ‘Oh, take mine!’ Nevertheless it was like, no. So we by no means linked or something.” In fact, that every one modified by the start of October. Following Kim’s SNL debut, she received Pete’s quantity and reached out to him, sparking their 9 month romance.