Cape worn by Liz Taylor in "Cleopatra". Leather and gold ~ designed to look like wings of a Phoenix. Thin strips of gold leather,embellished with thousands of seed beads, bugle beads and bead-anchored sequins.
This is so begging for a treatment in chains. From Australia Fashion Week via Vogue Deutschland. reminiscent of a bishop sleeve; made of a row of pleats at the shoulder that released into a soft, full sleeve gathered to a fitted cuff at the wrist