photo by Guy Bourdinfor Charles Jourdan, c. 1970s

photo by Guy Bourdin
for Charles Jourdan, c. 1970s

illustration/concept by Glen Baxterfor Gilbey’s Gin, c. 1980s

illustration/concept by Glen Baxter
for Gilbey’s Gin, c. 1980s

Xiao Wen Ju by Mario Testinofor Vogue China, 2013

Xiao Wen Ju by Mario Testino
for Vogue China, 2013

for photo by Oliviero Toscanifor Vogue, 1970

for photo by Oliviero Toscani
for Vogue, 1970

Kirsten Dunst by George Lange, 1998

Kirsten Dunst by George Lange, 1998

Karlie Kloss by Patrick Demarchelierfor Vogue, 2013

Karlie Kloss by Patrick Demarchelier
for Vogue, 2013

Denise Crosby and Candy Moore, c. 1970s

Denise Crosby and Candy Moore, c. 1970s

Rihanna by Inez and Vinoodh

Rihanna by Inez and Vinoodh

sans souci in New York CityHelen Mirren by Dimitrios Kambouris, August 2014(Getty Images)

sans souci in New York City
Helen Mirren by Dimitrios Kambouris, August 2014
(Getty Images)

Cara Delevingne by Alasdair McLellanfor Purple Fashion, 2012-13

Cara Delevingne by Alasdair McLellan
for Purple Fashion, 2012-13

I’ve always thought of being in love as being willing to do anything for the other person—starve to buy them bread and not mind living in Siberia with them—and I’ve always thought that every minute away from them would be hell—so looking at it that [way] I guess I’m not in love with you.
Jacqueline Bouvier 
from a letter to R. Beverley Corbin, Jr., 1947
for Geoffrey Beene, 1990

for Geoffrey Beene, 1990

from LabyrinthJulia Saner by Greg Kadelfor Numero #120

from Labyrinth
Julia Saner by Greg Kadel
for Numero #120

design by Alber Elbazfor Lanvin

design by Alber Elbaz
for Lanvin

for L’Oreal (detail), 1983

for L’Oreal (detail), 1983