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7 CLASSIC FASHION PIECES NAMED AFTER STYLE ICONS

As Bottega Veneta releases its Lauren bag in homage to Lauren Hutton's character in the 1980 film American Gigolo, we look back over some of fashion's most iconic pieces inspired by A-list stars.

This article originally appeared on Harper's BAZAAR UK.

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The Audrey ballet shoes, Salvatore Ferragamo

Salvatore Ferragamo designed for actresses including Marilyn Monroe and Sophia Loren, earning the nickname the “shoemaker to the stars”, yet some of his most noteworthy pieces were for Audrey Hepburn. Standout pieces from their winning combination are her loafers in Funny Face and her slingbacks in Breakfast at Tiffany’s. The collaboration culminated in the ‘Audrey’ pumps, flat ballet-style shoes with a single strap, reflecting Hepburn’s background in dance.

The Audrey ballet pumps, about £435, Salvatore Ferragamo

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