Dressing Marilyn: How a Hollywood Icon Was Styled by William Travilla

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Murdoch Books Pty Limited, 2011 - Fashion design - 191 pages
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William Travilla is one of the best costume designers of all time and Marilyn Monroe his most famous client.

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Review: Dressing Marilyn: How a Hollywood Icon Was Styled by William Travilla

User Review  - Heather - Goodreads

Loved this book. As a costumer myself, it is an invaluable reference book as well as an intriguing mini-biography and piece of film history. The in-depth anaylsis of some of the dresses worn by ... Read full review

Review: Dressing Marilyn: How a Hollywood Icon Was Styled by William Travilla

User Review  - Goodreads

Loved this book. As a costumer myself, it is an invaluable reference book as well as an intriguing mini-biography and piece of film history. The in-depth anaylsis of some of the dresses worn by ... Read full review

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About the author (2011)

Andrew Hansford manages William Travilla's archive and was responsible for the 2008 exhibition of Travilla's costumes in the US and the UK. He has lectured to fashion students on Travilla and his work. Karen Homer is a fashion writer who has written for Vogue and The Times. She has authored three books, including Things a Woman Should Know About Shoes.

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