The most unforgettable dresses of all time

Marilyn Monroe 1955 in travilla

The dress has a simple design. It is a light-colored ivory cocktail dress in a style which was in vogue in the 1950s and 1960s. The halter-like bodice has a plunging neckline and is made ​​of two pieces of pleated fabric that come together behind the neck, leaving the wearer’s arms, shoulders and back bare. The waistband falls immediately under the breasts, and stands out from the top. Below the waistband is a long pleated skirt.

The dress up has been described as one of the iconic images of the 20th century.


Audrey Hepburn in Givenchy 1960's













Audrey hepburn as Holly Golightly in Breakfast at Tiffany’s dress designed by Hubert de Givenchy epitomized the standard for wearing little black dresses, accessorized with pearls, as was frequently seen throughout the early 1960s. The dress set a record in 2006 when it was auctioned for £410,000 – six times its original estimate.



























Michelle Obama Inaugural Ball in Jason Wu 2009


Michelle Obama were a custom-designed one-shoulder, floor-length white chiffon gown, at the inaugural balls on the night of President Barack Obama‘s inauguration.


























Kate Middleton Sarah Burton for Alexander Macqueen 2011


Kate Middleton vintage-inspired v-neck ivory gown byAlexander McQueen‘s Sarah Burton featured long, lace sleeves and a sweetheart style bodice. The bodice, skirt and underskirt were constructed out of French Chantilly and English Cluny lace while the skirt was a luxe ivory and white satin gazer.





















































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