as a sex symbol as opposed to a fashion icon, a lot of her timeless beauty came from her close collaborations with wardrobe designer William Travilla. Together, they created some of the images we still envision today when we play word association with the name "Marilyn Monroe." Marilyn...

It is right up there with Audrey Hepburn's LBD from Breakfast at Tiffany's, that iconic white halterneck dress worn by Marilyn Monroe in The Seven Year Itch. Who could forget that history-making scene when the blonde bombshell stood over a subway vent and let the wind blow up her dress? Well,...

June 21, 2011 Debbie Reynolds has sold Marilyn Monroe's "subway dress", which the late actress wore in The Seven-Year Itch, earning $4·6 million. The collector paid over $5½ million once fees were included, as part of Reynolds' auction of her private collection of Hollywood memorabilia. She...

The dress is one of 600 Hollywood treasures collected over the years by actress Debbie Reynolds, who until recently had intended to build a Hollywood memorabilia museum to house her collection. The auction is expected to raise as much as $7 million dollars, with the Marilyn Monroe subway...

The Marilyn Monroe dress was just one of the pieces she collected. She hoped that it would one day be displayed in a museum. But due to lack of funds, she was forced to auction them. Other iconic pieces included in the auction were the Audrey Hepburn's costume in "My Fair Lady," a headdress...

To keep them stored another 50 years didn't make sense... I hope in the end they all find happy homes, that they will be shown, and that they might even land in museums." - Debbie Reynolds Also up for auction, a pair of shoes from The Wizard of Oz, a dress worn by Maria in The Sound of...

~ WWD In celebration of the 40th anniversary of her iconic wrap dress, Diane von Furstenberg will be bringing her "Journey of a Dress" fashion exhibition to Los Angeles! ~ WWD Carine Roitfeld finally has an Instagram! Well, what are you waiting for? Get to following! ~ Instagram Still...

Marilyn Monroe's items lead the Hollywood Legends sale at the recent Julien's Auctions in Beverly Hills.The most record-breaking sale of the evening was Marilyn Monroe's former grave marker from Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery in Los Angeles, California. Originally estimated to sell...

When it comes to Hollywood duds, the white dress Marilyn Monroe wore above the subway grate in The Seven Year Itch ranks among the most iconic. This is why it sold for $4.6 million at Debbie Reynolds's auction. It was thought that the William Travilla-designed pleated frock would sell for...

What girl doesn't feel beautiful and glamourous in a red dress? There is a reason why Valentino always ended their runway with a show stopping red dress. Red dresses have made a big impact on the silver screen bringing us some of our favourite movie fashion of all time. We named some of the...

 

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