"It's that wonderful old-fashioned idea that others come first and you come second. This was the whole ethic by which I was brought up. Others matter more than you do, so don't fuss, dear; get on with it." Picture: SNAP / Rex Features
collectingmarilyn: William Travilla’s (professional name: Travilla) costume designs for Gentlemen Prefer Blondes Travilla and Marilyn were close friends, and he also designed costumes for Don’t Bother to Knock, Monkey Business, How to Marry a Millionaire, River of No Return, There’s No Business like Show Business, the Seven Year Itch, and Bus Stop.