'In addition to a number of ensembles from Valentino's noted Prom Dresses Collection' from 1968, the exhibition features a selection of signature 'Valentino red' dresses, including one from the couturier's first collection 'Fiesta', a strapless cocktail dress in draped tulle from Spring/Summer 1959.The exhibition, curated by Pamela Golbin, curator-in-chief for the Fashion and Textiles collection of Les Arts Dcoratifs, Paris, also considers the future design direction of the Valentino label Long Prom Dresses five recent creations from the House of Valentino's new creative directors Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pier Paolo Piccioli.
'We are honoured to be the exclusive Australian venue for this Strapless Blue Short Prom Dress exhibition that will engage followers of Valentino and fashion lovers from all over the country,' Mr Ellwood said. Cate Blanchett had a hint of the green-eyed monster in her eyes when she turned up to work alongside Russell Crowe on the set of their action blockbuster Robin Hood. Cast to play Maid Marion to Crowe's English folklore hero, Blanchett couldn't help but want to Strapless Floor Length Mermaid Prom Dress her character's demure long dresses for her co-star's bow and arrow.
Instead, the Oscar winner had to settle on creating a feistier Strapless Fuchsia Pleated Bodice Prom Dress of Marion than had been portrayed in the past by actresses including Olivia de Havilland and Audrey Hepburn. "To be honest, Olivia de Havilland was a great beauty but I always wanted to be Robin Hood rather than Maid Marion, but the Strapless Fuchsia V-neck Ball Gowns was taken," Blanchett confided to hundreds of reporters at a packed press conference after the movie kicked off the Cannes Film Festival on Wednesday.