Home / FACTS / Lady Gaga Is Recovering From Hip Surgery In 24K Gold Wheelchair

Lady Gaga Is Recovering From Hip Surgery In 24K Gold Wheelchair

Mother Monster posed for a Terry Richardson in a custom made 24-karat gold plated wheelchair, created by Ken Borochov of Mordekai.

The designer told exclusively to MTV

“I certainly wasn’t expecting that phone call and have never done a wheelchair but am always up for a challenge and was thrilled to create what I affectionately dubbed the Chariot, a chair fit only for a queen,” Ken said in an official statement. Get all the deets on the Chariot, and Gaga’s accompanying look, after the jump!

A few other details about the 24K Gold Wheelchair

Ken looked first to a throne for his inspiration. He then fashioned the Chariot from tufted calf leather, inspired by classic motorcycle jackets, adding a removable leather canopy that we REALLY want to get a look at. The wheels and hardware are 24-Karat gold plated. Maybe the craziest detail of all of this, the whole business had to be completed in a single week!

Read the full article via MTV