Recreation of Marilyn's Iconic 1955 Subway Dress- New!
Bust: 34 inches + 86 cm
Under Bust: 32 inches + 81 cm
Waist: 25 inches + 63.5 cm
Bodice Length from Outside Shoulder: 15 inches + 38 cm
Total Length from Outside Shoulder: 42 inches + 107 cm
Hem Length: none
Note: Measurements are taken from outside, flat and stretched seam to seam. Please allow for individual fit and comfort.
* Reproduction of the iconic dress worn by Marilyn in The 7 Year Itch
* Classic silhouette with cinched waist and full skirt
* Sleeveless halter pleated bodice with Grecian effect criss cross self trim under bust
* Very full pleated skirt with self bow at side waist
* Unlined, raw seams with machined hem
* Low back with metal zipper
* Originally styled by famous film costume designer William Travilla
This is an especially commissioned dress of the one worn by Marilyn Monroe in the film The 7 Year Itch. The dress is regarded as an icon of film history and the image of Monroe in the white dress standing above a subway grating has been described as one of the iconic images of the 20th century.
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