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Old Hollywood Fashion

No doubt old Hollywood fashion was interesting. It was iconic and has stood the test of time because of its glamour and style. The details in which the dresses were made are easily noticed, they were well tailored. Indeed Hollywood has evolved over the years and this article will explore old dresses which were used by some of the greatest actresses in the history of Hollywood. 

   1. Kate Winslet



Kate Winslet acted as Rose DeWitt Bukater in the movie Titanic. The dress is one of the iconic fashions of the 20th century. It is an elegant and visually stunning costume.

2. Vivien Leigh



Vivien Leigh featured as Scarlett O’Hara in Gone With The Wind and used this dress in one of the movie scenes. The dress is another iconic Hollywood piece. It is a low-cut off-the-shoulder dress made from red and white silk taffeta.

3. Elizabeth Taylor



This dress is one of the most famous costumes in the history of Hollywood. It was worn by Elizabeth Taylor who acted as Cleopatra in the movie Cleopatra. The dress is designed to showcase the grandeur of ancient Egypt.

4. Jennifer Connelly



This dress was worn by Sarah in the movie Labyrinth. It is often referred to as her “ball gown” dress. The dress was designed by Brian Froud. It sure is a beautiful and elegant dress.

5. Jennifer Lopez



This beautiful price was used by Jennifer Lopez as Marisa Ventura in the movie Maid in Manhattan. The dress is a classic and timeless design. It gives an aura of glamour and sophistication.

6. Julia Roberts


old hollywood fashion

This dress is yet another iconic Hollywood dress worn by Julia Roberts who featured as Tinkerbell in the movie Hook. The dress is a masterpiece.

7. Billie Burke


old hollywood fashion

Billie used this dress when she played the character Glinda the Good Witch of the North in the 1939 film “The Wizard of Oz”. The dress is a stunning full-length pale pink ball gown. It is one of the most iconic dresses in the history of Hollywood.

8. Lily James


old hollywood fashion

This masterpiece was worn by Lily James who acted the character Cinderella. This breathtaking dress was designed by Sandy Powell. The dress is made of numerous layers of shimmering blue fabric adorned with delicate floral patterns.

9. Emma Watson


old hollywood fashion


Emma Watson acted the character Belle in “Beauty and the Beast”. The dress is a beautifully designed and updated version of the one worn by Belle in the animated original. Belle’s yellow dress is made of golden-yellow satin with a full skirt.


No doubt old Hollywood dresses were classic and iconic they represented sophistication and glamour. These dresses worn by Kate Winslet, Vivien Leigh, Elizabeth Taylor, Emma Watson and so on have stood the test of time and left a lasting impression on Hollywood. With their intricate designs, these dresses have continued to inspire contemporary Hollywood fashion. Checkout the next post for Vintage Hollywood Dresses.

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