Kim Kardashian was "nervous" before the unveiling of her waxwork model.

The socialite and reality TV star was at the at world famous museum Madame Tussauds in New York for the reveal of her plastic body double yesterday (01.07.10), but was terrified about whether she would like it or not.

She tweeted: "Getting ready to see my wax figure! I'm so nervous! Will it be weird? Will it look identical to me?(sic)"

Even Kim's mother Kris Kardashian was hyped-up about the day.

She tweeted: "Good morning NYC! Kims big unveiling for her wax figure at Madame Tussauds Wax museum! Woohoo this is amazing.(sic)"

Kim has been dropping hints about the model on her website for weeks, even posting a mysterious picture of her bottom being measured.

She said "This is one of the greatest honours ever and I am so thrilled and excited. Now I will never have to leave NYC. I've officially gone bi-coastal! LOL (sic)"