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Who paid $5.6 million for Marilyn Monroe’s Dress?

Erin Gloria Ryan — Marilyn Monroe’s iconic “subway dress” from The Seven Year Itch has sold at auction for a whopping $5.6 million. The gigantic price tag exceeded the auction house’s expectation that the dress would sell for about $2 … Continue reading

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Fashion Trivia: Who invented the Stiletto?

A. Salvatore Ferragamo B. Roger Vivier C. Christian Dior D. Yves Saint Laurent Trivia Answer: A.  The contemporary stiletto was invented in the 1950s by Italian shoe designer Salvatore Ferragamo, who made his first pair for Marilyn Monroe. The models … Continue reading

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