First lady Melania Trump made a mega-colorful debut on a Sicily street Friday in a Dolce &Gabbana floral jacket worth a mind-blowing$51,500.
The silk jacket by the Italian fashion house, plastered with large 3D flowers, was featured on a Dolce &Gabbana runway just months ago.
But Americans appeared to be buzzing more about the cost than the fashion. A number of news reports compared the price to an entire years salary for many jobs in the U.S. even the cost of a house in some areas. The median American family income in 2015, according to government statistics,was $55,775.
The first ladys style choice wasnt quite a let them eat cake moment.Cake would be way more affordable.
Instagram site Whitehousewardrobe, which tracked the first ladys clothing on her husbands first international trip as president, drew some scathing remarks about the extravagance of the jacket as PresidentDonald Trumpproposes dismantling the economic safety net for working-class Americans.