Larry McQueen, the owner of The Collection of Motion Picture Costume Design commissioned the following works:

Gaslight” costume worn by Ingrid Bergman

Each project shows the initial image from the film, the completed re-creative jewelry and the costume and jewelry on exhibit.

Owned by: The Collection of Motion Picture Costume Design

Kathleen Lynagh Fine Jewelry
The Victorian style pendant: 18Kt gold and rose gold over brass
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The Victorian style pendant: 18KT gold and rose gold over brass shown on the costume from “Gaslight”.

 

“Queen Christina” costume worn by Greta Garbo

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Image taken from the film classic “Queen Christina”, showing the pendant and the beaded gown.
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Pendant made from nickel silver and bronze with silver plating. Gems are garnets and cubic zirconia
Greta Garbo's Dress
Gown and re-created pendant on exhibit at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures

My Man Godfrey”  costume worn by Carole Lombard

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Image taken from the studio promotional still for the movie “My Man Godfrey”. Showing Carole Lombard’s personally owned star sapphire brooch and Travis Banton beaded gown.
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Re-created brooch using glass, bronze with rhodium plating and cubic zirconia.
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Beaded Gown and re-created brooch on exhibit at the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures

 

“Valley of the Dolls” costume worn by Susan Hayward

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Studio still take from the movie showing the beaded jumpsuit and Susan Hayward’s diamond and emerald star brooch.
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Star brooch is made from bronze with rhodium plating and set with glass “emerald” and rhinestones.
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Costume and re-creative brooch on display at the Academy of Motion Pictures.

For more information on the creative process, please you the drop down menu under re-creative jewelry.  Thank you for your interest!

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