Taylor Swift’s “Repute” album was met with plenty of combined opinions when it dropped, and the identical could be stated about her alternative of outfits to advertise the album. In 2017, she posted an album promo image on Instagram carrying a sequin rainbow costume with an identical jacket by Ashish. “Let the video games start,” she wrote.
Initially, some thought that this was Swift’s approach of displaying help for the LGBTQ+ neighborhood. “Taylor Swift carrying a rainbow costume indicating she’s supportive of the lgbtqa+ neighborhood I like one (1) lady,” one Swiftie remarked (through Teen Vogue). Nevertheless, others shut these claims down shortly, replying with feedback criticizing Swift — and that ensemble. “Do not name Taylor Swift the subsequent Homosexual Icon simply trigger she wore an unpleasant rainbow costume. Give it some thought, when did Taylor ever communicate up or contribute something to the lgbtq neighborhood?” one wrote. One other added, “That is the s*** you’d get despatched house for on RuPaul’s drag race.”
On high of all of it, the outfit was paired with distracting gold basketweave booties. This look formally goes down as one in every of Swift’s worst to this point.