The secrets behind the best ‘Clueless’ outfits as the film turns 25

Costume designer Mona May possibly manufactured an indelible mark on the flicks of the ’90s: You have seen her patterns in “Romy and Michele’s High Faculty Reunion,” “Never Been Kissed” and “The Marriage ceremony Singer,” but her “Clueless” outfits, specially the appears to be developed for Alicia Silverstone’s Cher, are by much the most iconic.

Who can neglect Cher’s exchange about her dress with the mugger who tells her to get on the floor: “It’s an Alaïa.” Mugger: “An a-whatta?” Cher: “An Alaïa. It is like a entirely essential designer.”

Listed here, in honor of the film’s twenty fifth anniversary (it opened July 19, 1995), May possibly shares some of her preferred appears to be with The Write-up: “I took runway clothes and transformed them through the eye of the significant college female,” she says.

Cher’s 1st-day-of-college outfit

Stacey Dash and Alicia Silverstone.
Stacey Dash and Alicia Silverstone.©Paramount/Courtesy Everett Collection

Amy [Heckerling, the director]

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