According to Vanity Fair, Cindy McCain spent a small fortune on her fashion statement look worn at the GOP Convention. Guess the magazine had nothing better to do so they asked their fashion experts to price out her outfit. Here what they came up with.
Oscar de la Renta dress: $3,000
Chanel J12 White Ceramic Watch: $4,500
Three-carat diamond earrings: $280,000
Four-strand pearl necklace: $11,000–$25,000
Shoes, designer unknown: $600
Total Estimate: Between $299,100 and $313,100
Even the most sophisticated fashionistas would have to agree that's quite a number. She does look sensational especially when standing next to the frumpy Laura Bush. But in all fairness to Mrs. Bush her outfit was estimated to cost a mere $4,325. What is the price of looking good these days?
To find out what $300,000 buys most Americans read the Vanity Fair blog.