Melania Trump steps out in pink Fendi coat — and some think it looks like a 'very expensive' bathrobe

Melania Trump stepped out in a vibrant pink houndstooth coat while welcoming the Colombian president and his wife to the White House. But some people on Twitter are saying that it looks as if she was planning on staying inside, because her outerwear resembles a bathrobe.

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US First Lady Melania Trump at the to the White House in Washington, DC, on February 13, 2019. - US President Donald Trump hosted his Colombian counterpart at the White House on Wednesday to discuss their campaign to pressure Venezuela's far left president, Nicolas Maduro, from power. The Trump-Duque talks in the Oval Office, followed by lunch, will give the allies a chance to compare notes just as the standoff between Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido heats up over the arrival of mostly US aid shipments. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and First Lady Melania Trump wait for the arrival of Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, not pictured, at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
First Lady Melania Trump, right, speaks to U.S. President Donald Trump before the arrival of Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, not pictured, at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and First Lady Melania Trump wait for the arrival of Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, not pictured, at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval, Colombia's first lady, from left, Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, U.S. President Donald Trump, and First Lady Melania Trump, stand together on the Colonnade at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
U.S. President Donald Trump, center right, speaks while Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, center left, listens during a meeting in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Michael Reynolds/Pool via Bloomberg
U.S. President Donald Trump, left, and First Lady Melania Trump wait for the arrival of Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, not pictured, at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
U.S. President Donald Trump, from left, First Lady Melania Trump, Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, and Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval, Colombia's first lady, stand in front of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval, Colombia's first lady, from left, Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, U.S. President Donald Trump, and First Lady Melania Trump, stand together on the Colonnade at the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
U.S. President Donald Trump, from left, First Lady Melania Trump, Ivan Duque, Colombia's president, and Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval, Colombia's first lady, stand in front of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. Trump said that if Nicolas Maduro holds onto power in Venezuela then there are numerous potential ways to deal with the situation. Photographer: Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg via Getty Images
US President Donald Trump (CR) and First Lady Melania Trump (R) greet Colombian President Ivan Duque (L) and his wife Maria Ruiz (2nd R) to the White House in Washington, DC, on February 13, 2019. - Trump hosted his Colombian counterpart at the White House on Wednesday to discuss their campaign to pressure Venezuela's far left president, Nicolas Maduro, from power. The Trump-Duque talks in the Oval Office, followed by lunch, will give the allies a chance to compare notes just as the standoff between Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido heats up over the arrival of mostly US aid shipments. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump (2nd L) and First Lady Melania Trump (L) greet Colombian President Ivan Duque (R) and his wife Maria Ruiz to the White House in Washington, DC, on February 13, 2019. - Trump hosted his Colombian counterpart at the White House on Wednesday to discuss their campaign to pressure Venezuela's far left president, Nicolas Maduro, from power. The Trump-Duque talks in the Oval Office, followed by lunch, will give the allies a chance to compare notes just as the standoff between Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido heats up over the arrival of mostly US aid shipments. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump (L) and First Lady Melania Trump (2nd R) greet Colombian President Ivan Duque (R) and his wife Maria Ruiz to the White House in Washington, DC, on February 13, 2019. - Trump hosted his Colombian counterpart at the White House on Wednesday to discuss their campaign to pressure Venezuela's far left president, Nicolas Maduro, from power. The Trump-Duque talks in the Oval Office, followed by lunch, will give the allies a chance to compare notes just as the standoff between Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido heats up over the arrival of mostly US aid shipments. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump (R) greets Maria Ruiz, wife of Colombian President Ivan Duque to the White House in Washington, DC, on February 13, 2019. - Trump hosted his Colombian counterpart at the White House on Wednesday to discuss their campaign to pressure Venezuela's far left president, Nicolas Maduro, from power. The Trump-Duque talks in the Oval Office, followed by lunch, will give the allies a chance to compare notes just as the standoff between Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaido heats up over the arrival of mostly US aid shipments. (Photo by Nicholas Kamm / AFP) (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump await the arrival of Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez and first lady Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval to the White House February 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. Marquez and Trump are expected to discuss a range of bilateral issues during their meetings. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump await the arrival of Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez and first lady Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval to the White House February 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. Marquez and Trump are expected to discuss a range of bilateral issues during their meetings. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump await the arrival of Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez and first lady Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval to the White House February 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. Marquez and Trump are expected to discuss a range of bilateral issues during their meetings. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez and first lady Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval to the White House February 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. Marquez and Trump are expected to discuss a range of bilateral issues during their meetings. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez and first lady Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval to the White House February 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. Marquez and Trump are expected to discuss a range of bilateral issues during their meetings. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez and first lady Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval to the White House February 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. Marquez and Trump are expected to discuss a range of bilateral issues during their meetings. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez and first lady Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval to the White House February 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. Marquez and Trump are expected to discuss a range of bilateral issues during their meetings. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
WASHINGTON, DC - FEBRUARY 13: U.S. President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump welcome Colombian President Ivan Duque Marquez and first lady Maria Juliana Ruiz Sandoval to the White House February 13, 2019 in Washington, DC. Marquez and Trump are expected to discuss a range of bilateral issues during their meetings. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)
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FLOTUS was hand-in-hand with her husband, President Trump, when she turned heads in the Fendi coat, which has since sold out. While some are simply upset over the price (it’s estimated the designer coat costs upwards of $3,000), others are confused about the look.

Still, some people came to the first lady’s defense, saying the coat is an “elegant” choice.

It likely won’t be the last time Melania steps out in a similar Fendi piece. In November 2017, she wore a statement coat by the designer for the start of the first couple’s first official trip to Asia.

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