Belle de Jour (1967)

With the Yves Saint Laurent movie hitting cinemas soon, now’s a good time to pay tribute to his couture for Catherine Deneuve in Belle de Jour, Luis Bunuel’s erotic exploration of female sexual fantasies. Many other fashion designers have provided costume for films, including Givenchy for  Audrey Hepburn, Chanel for Gloria Swanson and Ralph Lauren…

Sabrina (1954)

Sabrina is one of those dreamy Audrey Hepburn films to watch on a rainy Saturday with the romantic Cinderella storyline, a European make-over and a fabulous, chic wardrobe that is perfectly representative of the early 1950s. As the mousy chauffeur’s daughter who goes to Paris to escape from the pain of unrequited love, and returns…