Recognize Her? That’s a Major Game of Thrones Actress on the Runway!

You know who can do so much more than sword fight, ride a horse, suit up in full battle armor, etc? Gwendoline Christie, Game of Thrones‘ Brienne of Tarth, who made an appearance on the Vivienne Westwood runway this weekend during Paris Fashion Week.

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I’m used to seeing Sophie Turner and Maisie Williams (Sansa and Arya Stark, respectively) pop up front row at fashion shows frequently, though honestly, it’d appear that Gwendoline has more industry connections. She’s been dating designer Giles Deacon for a while and is chummy with a lot bunch of British style types, including shoe genius Nicholas Kirkwood, who shyly told me in an interview once that he had a very tall friend cast in the then-new show.

Additionally, if that hat is giving you Pharrell vibes, I got you: the infamous Grammys hat was vintage Vivienne Westwood, specifically from an early ’80s collection.



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