Monroe's dress was noted for being made of a sheer and flesh colored marquisette fabric, with 2,500 rhinestones sewn into it. The dress was so tight-fitting that Monroe had to be literally sewn into it; she wore nothing underneath. It was designed by Jean Louis. (Marilyn Monroe at JFK’s 45th Birthday)
Rihanna debuted one of her boldest looks yet—a custom, see-through fishnet dress, hand-embellished with more than 216,000 Swarovski crystals, that was created by designer Adam Selman. (Rihanna at the 2014 CFDA Fashion Award)
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