PHOTOS: Kim Kardashian's see through dress during Vatican visit causes stir

  • Reality TV star and SKIMS founder Kim Kardashian recently took a trip to Rome but it seems the Keeping Up With The Kardashians star couldn't keep up and do as the Romans do.
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Kim Kardashian posted several pictures of herself in the off-shoulder ensemble with flower patterned cutouts across the front. She wore nude make-up, her hair up in a sleek bun. The 40-year-old SKIMS founder was touring the Vatican with a number of her close friends, team and supermodel friend Kate Moss, but her trip has been causing a stir for a few wrong reasons.(Instagram)

Kim Kardashian posted several pictures of herself in the off-shoulder ensemble with flower patterned cutouts across the front. She wore nude make-up, her hair up in a sleek bun. The 40-year-old SKIMS founder was touring the Vatican with a number of her close friends, team and supermodel friend Kate Moss, but her trip has been causing a stir for a few wrong reasons.(Instagram)

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While according to Kim Kardashian she was keeping up with the dress code of the Vatican, her sheer white lace gown with cutouts across the torso has drawn flak from many on the Internet.(Instagram)

While according to Kim Kardashian she was keeping up with the dress code of the Vatican, her sheer white lace gown with cutouts across the torso has drawn flak from many on the Internet.(Instagram)

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Kim posed with the artefacts and sculptures in the Vatican Museum in her see-through gown, wearing large sunglasses and minimal make-up to complete her Roman holiday look. (Instagram)

Kim posed with the artefacts and sculptures in the Vatican Museum in her see-through gown, wearing large sunglasses and minimal make-up to complete her Roman holiday look. (Instagram)

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Kate Moss and Kim Kardashian inside the Sistine Chapel. Kim posted pictures from her visit to her Instagram and shared, "We had the most incredible experience touring Vatican City Vatican Museums. It was amazing to be able to view all of the iconic art, architecture and ancient Roman sculptures in person, especially Michelangelo’s works. We even had an opportunity to view their private archive of robes worn by every pope in history, dating back to the 1500’s."(Instagram)

Kate Moss and Kim Kardashian inside the Sistine Chapel. Kim posted pictures from her visit to her Instagram and shared, "We had the most incredible experience touring Vatican City Vatican Museums. It was amazing to be able to view all of the iconic art, architecture and ancient Roman sculptures in person, especially Michelangelo’s works. We even had an opportunity to view their private archive of robes worn by every pope in history, dating back to the 1500’s."(Instagram)

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And as though expecting people to make a fuss about her outfit, Kim explained in the end of her caption, "Don’t worry, I adhered to the dress code and fully covered up while inside St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel’s".(Instagram)

And as though expecting people to make a fuss about her outfit, Kim explained in the end of her caption, "Don’t worry, I adhered to the dress code and fully covered up while inside St. Peter's Basilica and the Sistine Chapel’s".(Instagram)

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And in the pictures she posted, sure enough, she had covered up her revealing gown with a long leather jacket.(Instagram)

And in the pictures she posted, sure enough, she had covered up her revealing gown with a long leather jacket.(Instagram)

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As per the Vatican museums' website, only "appropriately dressed visitors" are allowed to enter the church and the chapel, located in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the pope.(Instagram)

As per the Vatican museums' website, only "appropriately dressed visitors" are allowed to enter the church and the chapel, located in the Apostolic Palace, the official residence of the pope.(Instagram)

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However, social media users were divided on whether they agreed or disagreed with Kim. One wrote, “Went to the Vatican in a see through dress?”(Instagram)

However, social media users were divided on whether they agreed or disagreed with Kim. One wrote, “Went to the Vatican in a see through dress?”(Instagram)

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