seventies dresses

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Most Memorable Dresses: Farrah Fawcett’s glamorous gold chainmail tank dress designed by Stephen Burrows at the 50th Annual Academy Awards in Los Angeles, California 1978. It appears that Fawcett would have even been highly on trend today as “chainmail clothing” is predicted to be the biggest fashion trend of 2017 by Vogue Magazine.

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Most Memorable Dresses: Elizabeth Taylor’s plunging custom violet chiffon dress designed by Edith Head, completed with violet eye-shadow and a 69-carat diamond necklace, a gift from her husband Richard Burton, for the 42nd Annual Academy Awards in 1970.

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Most Memorable Dresses: Jane Birkin’s crochet maxi dress at the Gala de l'Union des Artistes in 1969. Emilio Pucci was inspired and recreated a version of this dress in 2011 (can be viewed in the top left photograph).