Beyonce Wears $22K Gucci Kimono Courtside at NBA All-Star Game
You will want to take a look at what Beyonce is wearing at the NBA All-Star game, February 19. This new celebrity news has the Knowles-Carter family being spotted sitting courtside in style at the game last month with American singer, songwriter and actress Beyonce wearing a beautiful Gucci Kimono worth $21,945. Gucci was the designer Beyonce chose to wear at the New Orleans game, with daughter Blue Ivy wearing a green children's broderie Anglaise dress, and husband Jay-Z dressed casually. The stunning Gucci Kimono is a floor-length, printed silk kimono that has colorful fur trim. The kimono comes from Gucci’s SS17 Ready-to-Wear collection and retails for a staggering $21,945, the kimono is definitely on the expensive side. The weekend before at the 2017 Grammy Awards, Beyonce's daughter Blue Ivy wore a pink children’s jacket and pants by Gucci.
The beautiful Gucci tiger print silk duchesse kimono was presented on the men's Spring-Summer 2017 runway. The lovely mix of colors and materials compliments the animal appliqués. The kimono has a detachable black lamb collar with purple mink fur trim. The kimono also has contrast pockets with intricately embroidered animal appliqué and green mink fur trim. The stunning kimono also has more detail with embroidered hare, wolf and snake appliqués on the back. Along with the embroidered Loved appliqué on the back and an embroidered toggle closure. The hem of the kimono has Plissé detail silk and a patchwork silk lining. The kimono base is made from 63 percent viscose, and 37 percent silk and all of the detail is 100 percent silk. The unique kimono is made in Italy. And while most people cannot afford to purchase such an expensive piece of clothing it's always fun to see celebrity news online to see what the rich and famous get to shop for.
This new celebrity news of Beyonce wearing the stunning Gucci kimono goes to show that some pieces of clothing never go out of style. This news about famous people takes the kimono and shows how designers can reinvent something that is steeped in tradition. The kimono is a traditional Japanese garment. The word kimono is translated as a thing to wear with ki meaning wear and mono meaning thing. The plural of the word kimono in English is simply kimonos. The kimono is a piece of clothing that is always used in important festivals or for formal moments. The kimono represents politeness and a very formal piece of clothing. The Kimono is typically a T-shaped, straight-lined robe that is worn so that the hem falls to the ankle. The kimono usually has attached collars and long, wide sleeves. Kimono garments are wrapped around the body, always with the left side of the kimono going over the right side unless the kimono is worn when dressing the dead for burial. The kimono is always secured by a sash known as an obi, which is tied at the back. Kimono garments are worn with traditional footwear usually zōri or geta along with split-toe socks called tabi. Today, you will find kimono most often worn by women and for special occasions. Traditionally, unmarried women wore a style of kimono garment known as the furisode, the garment had almost floor-length sleeves and was worn on special occasions. A few older women and even fewer men in Japan still wear the kimono on a daily basis.
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