It was the dress that made her famous, after all!
Diane von Furstenberg shot to fame in 1974 when she divorced Prince von Furstenberg, and consequently designed the wrap dress!
The independent lady said she wanted a dress that stood for femininity, individuality and inner strength. DVF opened up about the story after a story claimed she was a kept woman.
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A photo of Karl Lagerfeld wearing a mankini circa 1970 has found its way into Mauricio Padilha and Roger Padilha's biography on fashion illustrator Antonio Lopez!
As Karl posed for this photo he was thinking ________________________________________________.
[Image courtesy of Antonio Lopez.]
Tags: 1970s, antonio lopez, fill in the blank, karl lagerfeld, mankini, mauricio padilha, roger padilha, vintage karl lagerfeld
Oh boy, another 70s inspired collection.
Tracy Reese is keeping the days of disco alive her fall 2011 offerings.
The designer said of her inspiration:
"A shot of metallic, antique copper and silver, or a vibrant pop of raspberry, aqua or amber. Breathing new life into muted neutral tones of toffee, black, brown and gray."
As much as we're over the whole 70s era, at least Tracy's designs are wearable.
[Image via WENN.]
Tags: 1970s, 70s, fall 2011, nyfw, tracy reese