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September 15, 2021

Fans Outraged by Simone Biles’ Specially Designed Met Gala Dress Calling It ‘Flooded Bathtub’ & ‘Mess'

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Simone Biles made her Met Gala debut on September 14th in New York. She showed up at the event in a magnificent outfit, which left much talking. Read on to find out what fans had to say about her look.

American Gymnast Simone Biles enjoyed a night of glamour at the recently held 2021 Met Gala in New York. She attended the annual event for the first time and embraced the night's "In America: A Lexicon Of Fashion" theme.

Fashionbombdaily took to their Instagram page to update followers with a snap of the young star. For the occasion, Biles donned an elegant 88lbs Area and Athleta ensemble. 

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The lovely outfits featured a night-sky-inspired bodysuit and a short dress underneath a skirt embellished with many crystals. In addition, Biles' gown had a long train with beautiful stones, and she accessorized it with diamond earrings.

Minutes after the snapshot was shared, users trooped to the comments section in admiration of the youngster. While some dropped kind words, others appeared to be unimpressed by the athlete's appearance.

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A user revealed that Biles' outfit looked like a flooded bathtub, and another described her attire as a mess. A third respondent made it known that Biles' appearance was too much.

Biles opened up about her challenges while growing up.

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A fourth fan admitted that although she was Biles' fan, she did not love her look. A fifth respondent wrote, "Hate the outfit. Love her," and another asked why Biles wore the outfit.

It is not the first time Biles has been subjected to negative comments from social media users. Time and again, she has spoken candidly about her struggles with body shaming.

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She once revealed via an Instagram post that negative comments about her figure weighed her down. However, she said she had learned to put on a solid front and let everything slide.

In an interview with Today, Biles opened up about her challenges growing up as she dealt with bullying because of her athletic figure. Biles often wore sweaters to cover her arms, but being around fellow gymnasts helped her become confident and comfortable.

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Despite the body-shaming comments, Biles remains one of the celebrated gymnasts in history. She was adopted at six years old with her sister, Adria, by their maternal grandparents, Ronald and Nellie.

Despite her difficult background, she fought hard to achieve great fame and fortune in the world of athletics. Simone is the most decorated gymnast of all time and a seven Olympic medals holder.

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She claimed her seventh U.S title at the just concluded 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Biles needs three medals to pass Vitaly Scherbo to become the most decorated gymnast in the Olympics and the world.

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