back to top
Parents

Melania Trump Wore A $1380 Shirt While Gardening And, Idk, People Seem To Care

"don't @ me. i am the messenger."

Posted on

Greetings. Melania Trump hosted her first event Friday in the White House Kitchen Garden with the Boys and Girls Clubs of America.

Above, the first lady carries a large basket and walks near dirt.
Win Mcnamee / Getty Images

Above, the first lady carries a large basket and walks near dirt.

Here is Melania Trump's shirt. It (kinda?) needs its own introduction.

You know Balmain. The Kardashians love it. I mean, you've never seen it in real life, but like, you've heard of it, right?As Redbook noted: "The fashion forward First Lady chose a $1,380 tartan Balmain top, paired with dark skinny jeans, matching red gloves and low top Converse for today's gardening adventure."
net-a-porter.com

You know Balmain. The Kardashians love it. I mean, you've never seen it in real life, but like, you've heard of it, right?

As Redbook noted: "The fashion forward First Lady chose a $1,380 tartan Balmain top, paired with dark skinny jeans, matching red gloves and low top Converse for today's gardening adventure."

BOYS AND GIRLS CLUBS OF AMERICA. Oh I said that already? Cool. Cool. Just making sure. Back to Melania Trump's shirt, because that's what y'all clicked on.

Win Mcnamee / Getty Images

CNN's Kate Bennett broke the news on Twitter, prompting an avalanche of "she's out of touch" vs. "No1Curr" tweets.

so it appears @FLOTUS wore this $1,380 @Balmain plaid shirt to today's garden event. (don't @ me. i am the messenge… https://t.co/NvLAwUblV5

More outlets started to cover it, because, the internet.

@USATODAY I question the morals and wisdom of someone who spends $1K+ on a gardening shirt that looks like somethin… https://t.co/soEJIZ7Ja2

People got salty.

@redbookmag and? what is permissible for her to wear? what do you wear, Wal-Mart?

And then...idk. Michelle Obama was brought into it?

@KateBennett_DC @FLOTUS @Balmain We're you this outraged when Michelle slopped around in that garden wearing $1150… https://t.co/crjH34eSH3

Shirt.

Melania.

Win Mcnamee / Getty Images

World.

ABC

In conclusion, Boys And Girls Clubs Of America.

Thank you.

Top trending videos

Watch more BuzzFeed Video Caret right

Top trending videos

Watch more BuzzFeed Video Caret right
The best things at three price points