Princess Di hit black and the ‘revenge dress’ has been in fashion since
Twenty-five years ago, the Princess of Wales shocked the world. Many have since followed in her footsteps
Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned. But also: fashion hath no greater thrill than when being deployed for the purpose of expressing rage, froideur or an insouciant dose of “look what you’re missing”.
Helen of Troy may have possessed a face that launched a thousand ships, but today, a breakup is more likely to launch a “revenge dressing” strategy.
This week marks the 25th anniversary of the ultimate modern example of revenge dressing...