Rihanna receives a $895 hat from ‘Real Housewives’ Kyle Richards in Aspen during surprise run-in

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In an unexpected twist for 2023, Rihanna, a devoted fan of “Real Housewives,” found herself receiving a nearly $900 hat from Kyle Richards during a chance encounter in Aspen, Colorado.

The pop sensation, along with her partner A$AP Rocky and their two sons, was shopping in a private room at the upscale western apparel store Kemo Sabe on Thursday. Coincidentally, Kyle Richards from “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” was also present at the store, shopping with her daughters and her estranged husband, Mauricio Umansky.

Rihanna reportedly only visited the store for Kyle Richards

According to sources, when an employee informed Kyle Richards that Rihanna was present at the store, Richards expressed her desire to meet her. Rihanna, in response, reportedly exclaimed, “F–k yes!”

After both families spent almost an hour mingling, the reality star presented the “Work” hitmaker, with an $895 turquoise beaver hat. As per TMZ’s sources, Rihanna had only been visiting the store because she had seen the Bravo celebrity go there on the show.

Kemo Sabe holds a special place in RHOBH history, serving as the backdrop for the infamous falling-out between Lisa Rinna and Kathy Hilton, Kyle Richards’ sister. TMZ reports that the store was closed for a VIP shopping event, while also capturing images of the two celebrities inside.

Both Rihanna and Richards shopped many items at the store

According to reports, Rihanna and Richards made multiple purchases at the store, including boots, belts, and hats. The ‘Kiss It Better’ hitmaker was also seen sporting some of the new apparel right out of the store, including a brown cowboy hat and light blue cowboy boots. In the meantime, Richards joined her family in Aspen after enjoying a leisurely trip to Punta De Mita, Mexico, with her friend Faye Resnick.

What is Richards and her husband Mauricio Umansky’s relationship status?

Given Rihanna’s known interest in “Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” (RHOBH), it’s likely she was curious about the ongoing storyline surrounding Kyle Richards and Mauricio Umansky’s marriage just like us.

The couple, who confirmed their separation in July, has consistently emphasized their commitment to working through their challenges and has expressed no intention of divorcing. Despite their separation, they came together to celebrate Christmas as a family.

Kyle Richards shared a glimpse of their festive Aspen celebrations on her Instagram Story, featuring moments with her daughters, including a snapshot with daughter Alexia and a video of Mauricio dancing with their eldest daughter, Farrah Brittany.

Just days before the surprise run-in, Umansky, 53 was spotted embracing the festive spirit in the renowned ski town. He was seen drinking Champagne alongside singer Anitta, DJ Pedro Sampaio, and other companions at the Cloud Nine Alpine Bistro.