What's Hot: A History Of Fashion In Film With Kimberly Truhler On Monday Night

Sunday, 12 May 2013, 9:24:00 AM

Mitch James

'A History of Fashion in Film With Kimberly Truhler' will be held Monday evening in Santa Monica.
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'A History of Fashion in Film With Kimberly Truhler' will be held Monday evening in Santa Monica.

A History of Fashion in Film With Kimberly Truhler

-- Free, Monday, May 13 from

6:30-8:30 pm

-- Annenberg Community Beach House, 415 Pacific Coast Hwy

Film and fashion historian Kimberly Truhler discusses

iconic costume design, focusing on the Golden Age of the Hollywood film

industry and female style icons who emerged in the 1940s and 1950s.

Stills from

the movies and images from fashion runways accompany a discussion of the

history and designers whose work with stars like Veronica Lake, Katharine

Hepburn, Rita Hayworth, Audrey Hepburn, and Marilyn Monroe continue to

influence fashion today.

Attendees will also see a selection of vintage

clothing that shows the impact of this costume design on street fashion of the

1940s and 1950s as well.

To RSVP, visit eventbrite.com/org/199463539.

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