Arby's buys Pharrell Williams' iconic hat for $44,100
Reunited, and it feels so good. Arby's, which got a bit of a free plug during the Grammys when Pharrell Williams wore a Vivienne Westwood hat that resembles the lid in the fast food chain's logo, has brought everything full circle by winning the eBay auction for the headpiece.
Williams tweeted out a thanks to the anonymous bidder — and Arby's quickly served up their reply.
This ends the back-and-forth that began in January, when Pharrell first made major buzz on the red carpet with the oversized hat, and Arby's tweeted out:
Williams shot right back:
No word yet on exactly what the chain will do with the hat, or whether it'll make a bid for the musician's tuxedo shorts, which garnered him even more headlines at the Oscars on Sunday night.