The countdown has begun to one of the most exciting nights in the world of fashion and pop culture. Oh yes, it's time for the Met Gala 2023. The theme is in honour of Karl Lagerfeld, the fashion genius and creative mind behind luxury brands including Chanel and Fendi. So people are also looking forward to the most iconic red carpet walk by Lagerfeld's cat Choupette Lagerfeld. The celebrity cat has got the world talking and has even drawn the attention of numerous celebrities including Kim Kardashian and, this year's Met Gala debutant, Alia Bhatt.
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In fact, Kim Kardashian posted a series of pictures of her date with Choupette in Paris. In the snaps, she is seen sitting and posing beside Choupette while gathering inspiration for the event. On the other hand, Alia Bhatt posed “with my very own Choup-Ed.” for her red carpet preparations.
Before the 2023 Met Gala, here are five things you should know about Choupette the cat.
1. She Eats At The Dinner Table
Karl Lagerfeld once revealed that his cat eats along with him on the table. He said, “She has lunch and dinner with me on the table, with her own food. She doesn't touch my food. She doesn't want to eat on the floor.”
2. Personal Maids
Choupette is “beyond spoiled.” We aren't saying it, the late fashion designer did. Did you know she has two personal maids, for both night and day?
3. She Has An iPad
On days when catnip and traditional cat toys don't interest her, Choupette likes to paw around on her personal iPad. Don't believe us? We have evidence on Instagram.
4. Richest Cat
In 2015, Karl Lagerfeld said that Choupette was the "most famous" and "richest" cat in the world. The statement was made after she earned a whopping sum of $3 million in the year 2014; one for a German car company and the other for a Japanese beauty product.
5. Her Three Names
Karl Lagerfeld had granted his cat three names. The designer said, "her name is Choupette, Miss Choupette, Princess Choupette.”Comments
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