8 Times Kendall Jenner Broke the Internet
Posted on 11 August 2016
Kim Kardashian West may have made the first attempt to break the Internet in 2014 when she coupled a bottle of champagne with a sheer determination, but she’s not the only member of the Kardashian-Jenner family who continues to rack up clicks. After all, Jenner dethroned her big sister Kardashian West as the reigning queen of Instagram in 2015 after her little sister posted a photo of herself in a Zuhair Murad dress with her hair strung into a halo crown of hearts. “Take that Kimye!” Kendall Jenner wrote four weeks later when she moved into the social media top spot. Of course, it was all done in good, wholesome Kardashian-Jenner family fun. In celebration of our September cover girl, here, we take a look back at all the times Kendall Jenner broke the Internet.
Jenner reignites rumors that she and Harry Styles are dating when she almost announces Australian rock band 5 Seconds of Summer as “One . . .” at the Billboard Music Awards before trailing off. Wait—was she just about to say One Direction?
Four months before Kardashian West posts her now-famous censored nude selfie, Jenner reaches 40 million followers on Instagram and marks the occasion with an emoji “X” in a triumphant #FreeTheNipple move.
On her 20th birthday, Jenner takes to Twitter to announce “the best birthday present of ALL TIME”—a placement in the prestigious Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show set for later that same month.
Jenner dethrones the her big sister Kardashian West as undisputed queen of selfies, and becomes the celebrity with the most liked photo on Instagram.
It was the beauty swap that launched a thousand dye jobs: Jenner, a fixture inOlivier Rousteing’s #BalmainArmy, trades hair hues with her best friend, Gigi Hadid, and undergoes a platinum makeover at Paris Fashion Week for Fall 2016.
Jenner makes the case to free the nipple again while at Coachella wearing anAnine Bing lace bralette. It went on to best all of the weekend’s flower crowns and became the most liked photo to come out of the first weekend of Coachella.
Jenner heads to Washington where she meets President Obama at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. Afterward, Jenner documents her excitement with a Snapchat and telling starry-eyed filter. “He was like, ‘Say hi to Kim and Kanye.’ I was like ‘Okay,’ ” she later told reporters. The brief encounter appears to make quite the impression on POTUS, too: “We had the chance to meet her backstage and she seems like a very nice woman,” he said during his speech. “’I’m not sure what she does, but I’m told my Twitter mentions are about to go through the roof.” read full article at VOGUE.COM