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Cookie Lyon (Taraji P. Henson) stunned in a Pre-Fall 2015 SINGLE by Galina Sobolev “Taraji” Dress in “False Imposition,” which was also the latest outfit spotlighted in the show’s Facebook album “Cookie’s Closet.”
The brand’s DVF-esque red print wrap dress features an all-over, red, white and black animal print pattern, open flowing sleeves with strategic slits, a slight caped back, and a flouncy skirt.
This is one of the things I love about Empire: the costume designer Rita McGhee not only sticks to the more popular designer brands but also includes more moderately known lines into Cookie’s wardrobe.
Before the latest episode aired, I was not familiar with the SINGLE by Galina Sobolev line but Angela Simmons, Brandy, Melanie Brown and Michelle Williams have all worn SINGLE pieces in the past.
Reintroducing the Dress by SINGLE, Now Known as the Taraji Dress in Honor of Taraji P. Henson as Cookie Lyon
She upped the glam (or gaudy depending on who you ask) factor by pairing the bold leopard piece with a (sold out) pair of black BCBGMAXAZRIA Herve Leger Halona Multi-Piece Leather Boots. The combination came together to elicit an overly enthusiastic response on both Twitter and Facebook. If you want the look for less, Michael Kors has their High Woods V-Neck Maxi for $95.99:
Michael Kors also has their MICHAEL Michael Kors Leopard-print georgette mini dress for just $48 with free 3-day shipping over at Net-a-Porter: