A stunning cape in an oversized black-and-red houndstooth check. Intricately textured fabric weave adds understated sophistication. Includes blazer-style peaked lapels, black embossed accent and closure buttons, and arm slits. Fully lined.
Established in 1959, Valentino is the work of legendary fashion name Valentino Garavani who, over the years since the label was first set up, honed it as one of the foremost Italian brands on the market. Passion, power and femininity lie at the heart of the Valentino aesthetic, which is now a firm favorite with many of the most glamorous and best-known celebrities in the world, whether for red carpet events or every day style. The range of lines from Valentino includes fragrances, haute couture and a range of trend-driven collections, such as RED Valentino. Shop the range of capes from Valentino for brocade, printed and wool looks.
A Christian Dior wool coat was expected to fetch $1,000, but ultimately sold for $40,320. A red \"sleeping bag\" coat by Norma Kamali went for $25,200, which the auction house says is 50 times its low estimate of $500.
Rihanna wore a puffy red coat during part of her performance, which many interpreted as a tribute to Talley. The two apparently shared a mutual admiration, as evidenced by recently resurfaced video of Talley fawning over Rihanna's outfit at the 2015 Met Gala.
Talley's official Instagram account, which has remained active, celebrated her before the show by sharing a video of the two talking and embracing. And it followed up later with a nod to her outfit: a picture of Talley in his iconic red coat, captioned with lyrics from Rihanna's song \"Umbrella.\" 59ce067264