The red carpet on Oscar night is the film industry's own catwalk, a place where talent, beauty and style vie for attention. Here, fashion expert Bronwyn Cosgrave gives us the stories from behind the parade of dresses. From the splendour of Vivien Leigh to the war-era chic of Ingrid Bergman, from Grace Kelly's glacial glamour to Nicole Kidman's groundbreaking Christian Dior by John Galliano, Cosgrave's detail-laden insider chronicle traces the trends of the ceremony from its inception in 1929 to the present: a must-have for every film fan and fashion lover.aquot;She a#39;just wanted to see the color, a#39; and then Ralph Lauren would make the dress, aquot; claimed Watnick. ... when Voguesa#39;s April 2001 fashionadventure cover story had chronicled her aquot;debutaquot; at the Paris haute couture shows. ... Valentino, Kenzo, aquot; noted British Vogue.108Back then Vieraa#39;s walk was no average runway sashay.
|Title||:||Made For Each Other|
|Publisher||:||Bloomsbury Publishing - 2010-12-15|