6 Movies Every Fashion Nerd Should Watch
There is nothing better than a movie night in. If you fancy yourself a fashion guru, these are the six movies that you should definitely watch. From the a Coco Chanel biopic to the movie that launched Audrey Hepburn and Hubert Givenchy's infamous lifelong friendship, put these films to the top of your must-see list.
COCO BEFORE CHANEL
Everyone knows the name Chanel. However, not everyone knows the history of woman who started the iconic fashion brand. Coco Before Chanel follows the journey of how a young seamstress and cabaret singer became one of the most influential an iconic fashion designers history.
SEX AND THE CITY
A movie that literally needs no introduction. SATC took off right where the HBO series left off. Watch as Carrie, Samantha, Miranda, and Charlotte continue their NYC journey through love and life, decked out in some of Patricia Field's greatest outfits.
There's over a half a dozen Audrey Hepburn movies that deserve to be on this list. However, Sabrina tops them all because it is the movie that introduced Hepburn to French designer Hubert Givenchy. The two were lifelong friends and created some of Hepburn's most iconic movie looks, including Holly Golightly's LBD in Breakfast At Tiffany's.
THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA
There's not much that can be said about The Devil Wear's Prada that hasn't already been said in the 12 years since its release. Wide-eyed, new grad assistant Andy Sachs finds herself bending over backwards to fulfill the every need of her power editrix boss. It's the world's worst kept secret that the book - and film adaptation - was inspired by Lauren Weisberger, a former assistant of Vogue's notorious EIC, Anna Wintour.
THE GREAT GATSBY
Great Gatsby is probably one of the most-used party themes in the history of mankind. But nothing compares to the opulence that Catherine Martin brought to Baz Luhrmann's 2013 masterpiece. Sequins and glitter went into overload to bring F. Scott Fitzgerald's infamous novel to life on film.
THE BLING RING
What happens when you put 5 fame-obsessed teenagers in LA with access some of Hollywood's homes? One of the greatest fashion guilty pleasure movies of all time! Enjoy some epic early 2000's fashion trends as you watch these adolescents rob one starlet after another in the quest for the best wardrobe. A special treat: Paris Hilton even lent her own extravagant closet for the scene of her own robbery.