Valentino: Master of Couture Exhibition

If you were looking for a reason to visit London, I can give you one. Somerset House is hosting an exhibition entitled “Valentino: Master of Couture,” which will showcase over 130 pieces by storied fashion designer Valentino Garavani. Ensembles donned by Jackie O, Grace Kelly, and Julia Roberts will be among the collection, on view from November 29 – March 3, 2013. Now, we all know I love an iconic red Valentino dress, and I am sure there will be quite a few of those at the show. So, if anyone sees a deal on plane tickets, please let me know!

Valentino Haute Couture Spring/Summer 2003 (worn by Penelope Cruz on the cover of Harper’s Bazaar)

Valentino Haute Couture Fall/Winter 1992 (worn by Julia Roberts at the Academy Awards in 2001)

Valentino Haute Couture Spring/Summer 1995 (worn by Claudia Schiffer as a wedding gown in the 1995 Haute Couture show)

Valentino Haute Couture Fall/ Winter 2002 (worn by Anne Hathway in 2011 to host the 83rd Academy Awards)

Images via Harper’s Bazaar online


2 thoughts on “Valentino: Master of Couture Exhibition

  1. eeeeeee! sooo lucky you live in london. all the best shit is always happening in london.

    honestly, at the time, i hated julia roberts’ oscars dress (i was like 12 at the time or something) but being older now i really appreciate the clean lines and craftsmanship. the grey schiffer number is beautiful too!!!

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