Satin Column Gown, 1954

Designed by Edith Head

Worn by Grace Kelly to the premier of The Country Girl, then again at the 1955 Academy Awards when she won Best Actress for the same film. At the time, it was the most expensive Oscar dress in history due the the high quality silk which cost $4,000. In 1956, she wore the gown on the cover of Life magazine.

via Montreal Gazette