Audrey Hepburn's Iconic Givenchy Dress from "Breakfast at Tiffany's" to Hit the Auction Block

Aug. 8, 2023 in Fashion & Style by Julian Everett

pink Givenchy dress / Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's"

The famous pink Givenchy dress worn by Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's" is about to become someone's new treasure. This stunning piece will be part of a series of auctions titled Legends: Hollywood & Royalty hosted by Julien's Auctions.

A Match Made in Heaven

Hubert de Givenchy and Audrey Hepburn were a perfect pairing in the fashion world. Givenchy designed all of the costumes for Hepburn and also crafted a large part of her personal wardrobe. Among their collaborations, this pink dress is considered the second most popular after Hepburn's iconic little black dress.

pink Givenchy dress / Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's"

The Dress Details

Made from silk organza and adorned with tassels throughout, the pink dress is more than just a piece of fabric; it's a piece of cinematic history. Given the current wave of barbie core fashion, it's expected to be snatched up quickly at auction. Its estimated value is between $200-300 thousand.

pink Givenchy dress / Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's"

A New Era for an Old Classic

It's a moment to reflect on the glamorous past while acknowledging how such legendary designs continue to influence contemporary fashion. The pink Givenchy dress represents a timeless elegance that resonates with both old Hollywood glamour and modern pop culture.

Will a high-profile fashion enthusiast like Kim Kardashian be interested? That's yet to be seen. But whoever ends up with this exquisite piece will not just own a dress but a symbol of an era, a relationship between an actress and a designer, and a milestone in fashion history.

So get ready, fashion aficionados; this might be your chance to own a piece of Audrey Hepburn's timeless grace. Just remember, elegance isn't just in what you wear but how you wear it. In the words of Hepburn herself, "Elegance is the only beauty that never fades."

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