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$50,000 Umbrella: Flavio Briatore's 'Billionaire Couture' Unveils Questionable Luxury Item

This just in: The most expensive umbrella was just revealed to us thanks to Luxist, courtesy of Billionaire Couture in London. We're told this $50,000 thing is fashioned entirely from alligator skin. We get mogul-owner Flavio Briatore's whole big rant about the "rich's right to luxury," but an alligator umbrella?