Hubert de Givenchy Straw Hat

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Hubert de Givenchy classic "Breakfast at Tiffany's" silhouette 1961 Haute Couture large brimmed straw hat of deep aqua. with silk grosgrain band and bow.

Crown 5", brim 6", interior band 21",diameter ,

Givenchy designed for many celebrity clients, but his best-known client (who became a close personal friend) was Audrey Hepburn. Givenchy and Hepburn met in 1953, when she was just a rising star; he designed her costumes for Sabrina (1954) and helped to define her classic, gamine style. Over the following decade, he designed her costumes for TiBreakfast at ffany's (1961), Charade (1963), Paris When It Sizzles (1964) and How to Steal a Million (1966). The Givenchy brand also released a fragrance inspired by Hepburn called L'Interdit
Details
Designer
Hubert de Givenchy
Brand
Hubert de Givenchy
Place of Origin
France
Period
1960-1969
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU46221554
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