Khaleesi vs. Lupita: Who Wore the Cape Dress Better?

Lupita Nyong’o’s style has had a huge impact across the globe, but what you might not have heard is that the Oscar winner’s fashion influence has reached as far as Westeros. That’s right, we’re talking Game of Thrones. If you watched Sunday night’s episode you undoubtedly noticed the sartorial similarities to Nyong’o’s most iconic red carpet look. Let’s take a look:

khaleesi-4Although you can’t see the full look here, Daenerys is wearing a floor-length ivory column with affixed sweeping cape.

lupita-nyongo-red-ralph-lauren-golden-globesNyong’o wore practically the same dress, in red and by Ralph Lauren, at the 2014 Golden Globe Awards.

The cape dress has become one of Khaleesi’s signature looks this season:


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