Fashion Flashback: The Red Dress


From deep ruby to bold crimson, there’s nothing like a dashing scarlet dress to create wow factor during the Christmas party season. We take a look at this head turning fashion statement thought the ages – from pretty woman to a real life princess. Time to get inspired!

b11aae2f98d4ac05aa6543bd83cedc59Jean Harlow, 1930’s

e804ee59ad5cd94642d073a10ec15d72Lana Turner, 1940s

a0cab1b41bc8968f16a7e3b38995a019Gene Tierney, 1940s

1e98efed9ff9a234371fe75f2456b7c3-1Loretta Young, 1940s

f684ef4bdfb5478caa3585d6a8a4f318Cyd Charisse in Bandwagon, 1953

ed524b6757dbcf1271f657f80acf8012Marilyn Monroe in Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, 1953

3e4918936fd8327bf37e351a6975da34Brigitte Bardot in a Dior gown before attending a ball, 1957

2cd79bb319196dd1cb94b18b3843de7aAudrey Hepburn Funny Face, 1957

7bb6e0a652b32fbd76403bb95e48559eSophia Loren, 1950s

ca05aefea27a027ca9ab8ddb77b65918Princess of Monaco, Grace Kelly, 1950s

bf89ee2f4adeba1f519110a4aca1b43cAnita Ekberg, 1950s

120049221c8fbb88a80b5bd2d546afcbAudrey in Givenchy, photo by Richard Avedon for Harper’s Bazaar 1962

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0bcd503cbf15b81ef6f9b41acfe50355Diana Ross in Bob Mackie, 1970s

9ab667624a67f7feead5002e77d4a15eFarrah Fawcett, 1970s

966da4380b32e5964dd5b6c64f1f2335Princess Diana, 1980’s

1d7d1b00dbcc3b822faa1eaa29ba052aMadonna in La Isla Bonita clip, 1987

85526_OriginalJessica Rabbit, 1988

38ac78196bb02504829593952e6dc790-1Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman, 1990

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