No, Chanel is not making and selling “urban tie caps,” despite all the social media buzz Tuesday night.
Many were outraged when a picture of a Caucasian model wearing a blue cap, also known a durag, referred to the garment as an urban tie cap, which Chanel was said to be making.
Wait, this is a Chanel Du-Rag???? Chanel made this?? pic.twitter.com/n2HQYgaOBE— Reagan Gomez (@ReaganGomez) September 16, 2014
Turns out these caps were worn by models before the Derek Lam Spring 2015 show to ensure their hair didn't have too much volume...