They don't make 'em like this any more
Sunday 18 January 1998
Left: Alison Elliot and Helena Bonham Carter get the look in Iain Softley's adaptation of Henry James's 'The Wings of the Dove'
Above: Burgundy satin mules with buckle (sizes 3-9), pounds 169, Emma Hope, see below
Bottom row from left:
Cream crochet dress (sizes 8-14), pounds 390, silk slip, pounds 91, both by Elspeth Gibson, A la Mode, 36 Hans Crescent, London SW1. Enquiries: 0171 561 0773. Beige paisley scarf, pounds 14.99, Accessorize, 123a Kensington High Sreet, London W8. Enquiries: 0171 313 3000
Plum silk beaded dress (sizes 8-16), pounds 1,000, scarf, pounds 885, and bag, pounds 170, all from Etro, 14 Old Bond Street, London W1, 0171 495 5767
Lilac chiffon dress (sizes 10-16), pounds 55, Warehouse, 96 Kings Road, London SW3. Enquiries: 0171 278 3491. Beige silk jacket (sizes 8-14), pounds 195, Elspeth Gibson, as before. Fringed beaded scarf, pounds 165, Pazuki, Liberty, Regent Street, London W1. Enquiries: 0181 878 8504
Purple devore dress (sizes 10-14), pounds 160, Monsoon, 5 Barkers Arcade, Kensington High Street, London W8. Enquiries: 0171 313 3000. Chiffon beaded scarf, pounds 39.99, and black beaded choker, pounds 4.99, Accessorize, 123a Kensington High Street, London W8. Enquiries: 0171 313 3000. Green leather mules (sizes 3-9), pounds 189, Emma Hope, 12 Symons Street, London SW3. Enquiries: 0171 259 9566
Plum print off-shoulder dress (sizes 8-16), pounds 299, Nicole Farhi, 158 New Bond Street, London W1. Enquiries: 0171 499 8368
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