09/29/2011 11:08 am ET | Updated Nov 29, 2011

Anna Wintour Invited Nicki MInaj To Carolina Herrera Fashion Show

We were shocked when the tacky-attired Nicki Minaj was spotted sitting next to the always-chic Anna Wintour during Carolina Herrera's Spring 2011 on September 12. Clutching our pearls, we could only imagine the what the editrix was thinking as the two sat pom-pom to shoulder. But, this unlikely encounter was no mistake.

According to The New York Daily News, Minaj revealed that Wintour personally invited her to the show. Gasp! Who knew that Wintour was a fan of the "Super Bass" singer? And with allegations of design plagiarism, the U.S. Vogue editor-in-chief is just the kind of friend Minaj needs.

In addition, Wintour sent a handwritten note on a copy of the odd couple's front-row snapshot that reads: "We match!"

Not exactly--but Wintour's printed frock could be seen as more refined version of Minaj's mosaic monster-piece, right?