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.
Cannes Film Festival Dresses – Find The Fashion Sense Behind This
Laetitia Casta in Christian Dior Couture at the Cannes Film Festival. Cloak, cape with gold feathers. (have a character that favors bird & feather motifs; this might work for her, but with feathers going all the way up?
When I stumped across this photograph I instantly fell in love with how angelic the wings looked! The golden wings are beyond beautiful and are a statement piece on their own, the lighting causes them to glisten which looks extremely gorgeous.