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KCD Denies Kanye West Entrance to McQueen and Balmain Shows

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This fashion season Kanye West may have graced the front rows of shows including Valentino, Band of Outsiders, Givenchy, and Vivienne Westwood, but being an A-list celebrity didn't buy him entree into all the shows he wanted to attend. According to reports, West was unceremoniously turned away at the doors of the Alexander McQueen, Balmain, and Louis Vuitton shows.

A rep for Balmain show organizer KCD explained to Page Six, "Mr. West requested to attend and we let him know we would not be able to accommodate him. He chose to come to the door anyway and we kindly let him know we could not accommodate him."

On Tuesday, West tried to get into the McQueen show. "He did not make a request to attend, but he came uninvited," said the rep for KCD, which also ran the McQueen show. West was eventually let in through a side entrance by "venue management, not through the front door," snipped the rep.

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