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By Hal Rubenstein

100 Unforgettable Dresses is full of the tales, secrets and techniques, intrigue, and insights in the back of the main indelible attire in our collective thoughts. that includes seems from the runway, movie, tv, the crimson carpet, and the worlds of royalty and politics, this publication celebrates the endurance of those lovely, modern, sultry, and outrageous creations in addition to the lasting effect they've had in style, pop culture, and our personal lives.

More than 2 hundred pictures, a witty, informative textual content, and particular interviews with the designers and the ladies who wore the clothes exhibit the preliminary spark and alluring drama at the back of the making of every gown. additionally featured all through are wide anecdotes and observations approximately nice variety makers--Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, Cher, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, and Cate Blanchett--highlighting the notion in their so much awesome seems to be and reading their lasting effect. here's the story of the way a canny Gianni Versace helped an unknown Elizabeth Hurley develop into international recognized in a single day, due to the paparazzi frenzy whipped up by means of her red-carpet visual appeal in his now mythical safety-pin gown. know about the original marriage ceremony dress Narciso Rodriguez designed solely for Caroline Bessette-Kennedy that encouraged an entire new iteration of brides. move at the set of most sensible Hat, the place Ginger Rogers's ostrich-feather-laden gown started to molt instantly upon arrival, its flying feathers bringing the film's creation to a halt. in fact, the seminal paintings of exemplary designers--Yves Saint Laurent's Mondrian costume and Christian Lacroix's pouf, Chanel's little black costume and Valentino's notorious pink ones, Diane von Furstenberg's iconic wrap and Marc Jacobs's grunge collection--is featured all through, with lots of inside of details on what encouraged the discovery of every piece.

With its great anecdotes, interesting proof, and barely enough juicy gossip, 100 Unforgettable Dresses is a bewitching learn for everybody who enjoys sensational outfits, video clips, tv, and track. even if you're a manner maven, a red-carpet addict, a celeb tracker, or a pop-culture aficionado, you won't be ready to placed this ebook down!

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