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What a buzz in London!!  and I went on Sunday.

Valentino and his creation

Valentino and his creations – a catwalk display

This major exhibition celebrating the life and work of Valentino showcases over 130 exquisite haute couture designs worn by icons such as Jackie Kennedy Onassis, Grace Kelly, Sophia Loren and Audrey Hepburn in an exciting installation created specially for Somerset House in London till March 3, the exhibition reverses the role of the spectator, with a 60-metre runway alongside which the exhibition is arranged.

The exhibition also shows a little bit of Valentino’s personal life by displaying sketches, photography, letters.

A white tulle beaded dress worn by Audrey Hepburn in 1969

A white tulle beaded dress worn by Audrey Hepburn in 1969

Some of his best works are on show

Some of his best works are on show

A wedding dress from 1968 belonging to Jackie Onassis, selected from the White Collection

A wedding dress from 1968 belonging to Jackie Onassis, selected from the White Collection

Mementos from his personal life

Mementos from his personal life

If you like high fashion you should go too!! I love it.

Photo credit: Peter MacDiarmid/Getty Images
Video credit: Sommerset House at You Tube
Source: Sommerset House Press Release

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