When it comes to costumes so vivid that they almost jump off the screen, one of the first that comes to mind is “that green dress” from Atonement.
Not much more need be said about this exquisite emerald-hued 1930s dress, as it really does speak for itself. So instead, here is a series of photos, so you can just drink in the green glory!
~ costume designer: Jacqueline Durran ~
P.S. And here’s an example of a genuine vintage dress from the ’30s:
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