Kid Cudi boldly went where no man has gone before at the 2021 Met Gala… with nearly a few million bling dangling from his neck !!!
The “Man On the Moon” artist was decked out in a vibrant Louis Vitton outfit for the event, but the centerpiece of the look was her not-so-little man on the moon… an opulent, one-of-a-kind. lovable piece designed by Ben Baller and KAWS.
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We are told that the chain and pendant – a museum-quality diamond work titled “SPACE” – is a massive $ 1,600,000 coin … with over 24,000 E-color diamonds of clarity and over a kilo in 18k rose gold.
The famous jeweler said: “This is the most detailed and complex piece of jewelry I have ever created in my entire career”, adding that he had to shut down his entire factory for 3 months to focus on its completion. .
The piece is a miniature version of Kaws’ famous “Holiday Space” astronaut figure, and Baller says the pendant’s backpack has a secret compartment where Cudi can keep some grass – or other small things – inside.
It is a small step for the man adorned with jewels …