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White wedding dress in Hindu style from Baz Luhrmann’s Moulin Rouge (2001). The breast panel is embroidered with stylised floral motifs in silver thread, silver beads and pearls.

The elaborate Indian necklace and headdress are made of various strings of brass coloured metal decorated with faux pearls, diamantes, sequins, beads and silver pearling.

The costumes for the movie were designed by Baz Luhrmann, Catherine Martin and Angus Strathie.


We have a dance in the brothels of Buenos Aires. It tells the story of the prostitute and a man who falls in love with her. First, there is desire. Then, passion. Then, suspicion. Jealousy. Anger. Betrayal. When love is for the highest bidder, there can be no trust. Without trust, there can be no love. Jealousy, yes, jealousy will drive you mad.