Mondrian by Saint-laurent: In 1965, the French designer created the outfit inspired by the modernist paintings of Piet Mondrian. The pieces, in March of 1960, became a huge success, earning a prominent place in any fashion encyclopedia. JEMALEES: November 2011
The dress, modelled by American Jessica Pitti, was so heavy it required three adults to move it. The multi-coloured jelly sweets were "painstakingly glued on by hand" to the dress base, which comprised steel wire and vinyl sheets. The pattern was inspired by Alexander McQueen's own design.