Kim Kardashian Mixes S&M & Vintage In A Gown Designed To Make The Internet Lose Its Mind

There’s fashion, and then there are modern marvels of engineering. This weekend, Kim Kardashian West defied gravity in a Thierry Mugler gown with daring cutouts and very strategically-placed crisscrossed straps. Kardashian rocked the gown at Hollywood Beauty Awards in New York City, which had a high temperature of 36 degrees that day.Mugler was known for his fetish-inspired clothing, and the straps of this dress resemble a harness. The straps in the back of the dress appear more supportive and substantial to keep the front side in place. The gown also features a high thigh slit, which Kardashian paired with clear acrylic heels, a trend she has been sporting for the past year.Her hairstylist, Chris Appleton, was also her date to the event, and Kardashian honored him with the Hair Dresser of the Year Award. He shared a photo of her updo, with lines so sharp it could slice through the fabric of her gown. Okay, not really, but it is exceptionally fabulous and perfectly offsets the rest o