Pharrell Williams is taking full advantage of the famed Vivienne Westwood hat he wore to the 2014 Grammy Awards. In partnership with eBay, the “Happy” singer has placed his iconic piece of millinery up for auction – priced at $10,500 – with proceeds going to benefit his charity, From One Hand to Another.
The auction’s description says, “Bid on the hat that took the 2014 Grammy Awards and social media by storm,” and describes it as a “mountain” hat. In addition to a giant hat, the winner will also get a letter of authenticity
Vivienne Westwood designed the hat in1982 for her World’s End store, and is currently listed as “sold out” on her website. The retail price is $180, but it’s value is much higher after being blessed by Pharrell’s midas touch.
The auction closes on March 2nd at 5 p.m. PST. Bidders must pre-qualify “to ensure a safe and fair auction.”