Givenchy’s ‘Little Black Dress’.

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From the moment Audrey Hepburn stepped out of a yellow taxi cab and stared whimsically into Tiffany & Co’s window in this gorgeous Givenchy creation, our love affair with the LBD (little black dress) began.
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Audrey Hepburn and Givenchy met and collaborated on the set of Sabrina in 1954, and a life-long professional and personal partnership was ignited.
‘It was a kind of marriage’, Givenchy would later tell the Telegraph.
There was nothing ‘little’ about this LBD – it set a new style standard in Hollywood in direct opposition to Dior’s ‘new look’.
A modern icon was born.

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