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Damian Foxe recreates vintage red carpet style with exquisite pieces from this season’s collections. Original images courtesy of the Bafta Archive. Photo reimagination by Yuval Hen

White organza dress embroidered with pale-blue and pink feathers, price on request, by Dior Haute Couture. Gloves, clutch bag and earrings from original image
White organza dress embroidered with pale-blue and pink feathers, price on request, by Dior Haute Couture. Gloves, clutch bag and earrings from original image | Image: Yuval Hen
On Michael Caine: black virgin-wool suit, £1,740, white cotton shirt, £200, and black silk tie, £295, all by Corneliani. Stainless-steel watch on a black leather strap, £730, by 88 Rue du Rhone. On Leslie Caron: lime silk cady top with embroidered neckline, £1,640, and matching shorts, £340, both by Gucci. Ring and bracelet from original image
On Michael Caine: black virgin-wool suit, £1,740, white cotton shirt, £200, and black silk tie, £295, all by Corneliani. Stainless-steel watch on a black leather strap, £730, by 88 Rue du Rhone. On Leslie Caron: lime silk cady top with embroidered neckline, £1,640, and matching shorts, £340, both by Gucci. Ring and bracelet from original image | Image: Yuval Hen
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Near right, on guest: white polyester brocade dress, £510, by Rochas. Pale-pink satin wrap, £1,575, by Prada. On Susan Hampshire: black silk organza dress with jet beading, £1,375, by Emilia Wickstead. Black python clutch bag with tortoiseshell frame, price on request, by Ralph Lauren Collection. Gold plate and crystal bracelet, £270, by Miu Miu. Earrings from original image
Near right, on guest: white polyester brocade dress, £510, by Rochas. Pale-pink satin wrap, £1,575, by Prada. On Susan Hampshire: black silk organza dress with jet beading, £1,375, by Emilia Wickstead. Black python clutch bag with tortoiseshell frame, price on request, by Ralph Lauren Collection. Gold plate and crystal bracelet, £270, by Miu Miu. Earrings from original image | Image: Yuval Hen
Susan Hampshire (far right) with a guest at the 1966 Bafta Film Awards
Susan Hampshire (far right) with a guest at the 1966 Bafta Film Awards | Image: Courtesy of the Bafta Archive
Nude embroidered tulle and chiffon dress, £3,930, by Luisa Beccaria. Blue lacquered metal belt with white pearls, £450, by Dior. Crepe satin bralet (worn underneath), £300, by Reem Juan. Bag and necklace from original image
Nude embroidered tulle and chiffon dress, £3,930, by Luisa Beccaria. Blue lacquered metal belt with white pearls, £450, by Dior. Crepe satin bralet (worn underneath), £300, by Reem Juan. Bag and necklace from original image | Image: Yuval Hen
Diana Dors attends the Bafta Film Awards in 1955
Diana Dors attends the Bafta Film Awards in 1955 | Image: Courtesy of the Bafta Archive
On Richard Attenborough: black wool tuxedo, £1,595, and white cotton shirt, £290, both by Ralph Lauren Black Label. Black silk bow tie, £80, by Canali. On Audrey Hepburn: pale-pink and green lace and embroidered silk dress, £4,916, and pink taffeta stone-encrusted belt, £529, both by Oscar de la Renta. Earrings from original image
On Richard Attenborough: black wool tuxedo, £1,595, and white cotton shirt, £290, both by Ralph Lauren Black Label. Black silk bow tie, £80, by Canali. On Audrey Hepburn: pale-pink and green lace and embroidered silk dress, £4,916, and pink taffeta stone-encrusted belt, £529, both by Oscar de la Renta. Earrings from original image | Image: Yuval Hen
Richard Attenborough, winner of the 1964 Best British Actor award for his performances in Guns at Batasi and Séance on  a Wet Afternoon, with Audrey Hepburn, winner of the 1964 Best British Actress award for her performance in Charade, at the 1965 Bafta Film Awards
Richard Attenborough, winner of the 1964 Best British Actor award for his performances in Guns at Batasi and Séance on  a Wet Afternoon, with Audrey Hepburn, winner of the 1964 Best British Actress award for her performance in Charade, at the 1965 Bafta Film Awards | Image: Courtesy of the Bafta Archive
Black embroidered tulle and silk dress, £5,280, by Dior. Stainless-steel watch with diamond dial on a black leather strap, £420, by 88 Rue du Rhone. Earrings from original image
Black embroidered tulle and silk dress, £5,280, by Dior. Stainless-steel watch with diamond dial on a black leather strap, £420, by 88 Rue du Rhone. Earrings from original image | Image: Yuval Hen
Simone Signoret, winner of the 1957 Best Foreign Actress award for her performance in The Witches of Salem, at the Bafta Film Awards in 1958
Simone Signoret, winner of the 1957 Best Foreign Actress award for her performance in The Witches of Salem, at the Bafta Film Awards in 1958 | Image: Courtesy of the Bafta Archive
On Joan Collins: black light‑tulle gown embroidered with jet, £25,720, by Alexander McQueen. Earrings from original image
On Joan Collins: black light‑tulle gown embroidered with jet, £25,720, by Alexander McQueen. Earrings from original image | Image: Yuval Hen
Joan Collins presents Ismail Merchant with the 1986 Best Film award for A Room with a View at the British Academy Film Awards in 1987
Joan Collins presents Ismail Merchant with the 1986 Best Film award for A Room with a View at the British Academy Film Awards in 1987 | Image: Courtesy of the Bafta Archive
Centre, on Hayley Mills: gold embroidered organdie plissé dress, £3,900, by Luisa Beccaria. White embroidered silk organza belt with silver beading, £350, by Reem Juan. Stainless-steel watch with mother-of-pearl and diamond face, £495, by 88 Rue du Rhone
Centre, on Hayley Mills: gold embroidered organdie plissé dress, £3,900, by Luisa Beccaria. White embroidered silk organza belt with silver beading, £350, by Reem Juan. Stainless-steel watch with mother-of-pearl and diamond face, £495, by 88 Rue du Rhone | Image: Yuval Hen
Leslie Caron (near right) and Hayley Mills, winner of the 1959 Most Promising Newcomer to Film award for her performance in Tiger Bay at the 1960 Bafta Film Awards
Leslie Caron (near right) and Hayley Mills, winner of the 1959 Most Promising Newcomer to Film award for her performance in Tiger Bay at the 1960 Bafta Film Awards | Image: Courtesy of the Bafta Archive
On Jean Simmons: silver and blue embroidered silk jacket, £16,030, by Giorgio Armani. Earrings from original image. On Dirk Bogarde: black wool and mohair double-breasted dinner jacket, £395, matching trousers, £200, white pleated cotton shirt, £95, and black silk bow tie, £40, all by Hackett. Navy and white silk pocket square, £85, by Ralph Lauren Black Label. Yellow stainless-steel watch on a brown leather strap, £465, by 88 Rue du Rhone
On Jean Simmons: silver and blue embroidered silk jacket, £16,030, by Giorgio Armani. Earrings from original image. On Dirk Bogarde: black wool and mohair double-breasted dinner jacket, £395, matching trousers, £200, white pleated cotton shirt, £95, and black silk bow tie, £40, all by Hackett. Navy and white silk pocket square, £85, by Ralph Lauren Black Label. Yellow stainless-steel watch on a brown leather strap, £465, by 88 Rue du Rhone | Image: Yuval Hen
Dirk Bogarde at his Bafta Tribute in 1988, held at the Odeon Leicester Square, with Jean Simmons
Dirk Bogarde at his Bafta Tribute in 1988, held at the Odeon Leicester Square, with Jean Simmons | Image: Courtesy of the Bafta Archive
Fox-fur wrap, £3,050, by Miu Miu. Dark-blue and white printed silk jacket, £1,435, by Giorgio Armani. Red satin clutch bag with black leather roses, £2,850, by Ralph Lauren Collection. Stainless-steel watch with mother-of-pearl and diamond face, £495, by 88 Rue du Rhone. Necklace, stylist’s own
Fox-fur wrap, £3,050, by Miu Miu. Dark-blue and white printed silk jacket, £1,435, by Giorgio Armani. Red satin clutch bag with black leather roses, £2,850, by Ralph Lauren Collection. Stainless-steel watch with mother-of-pearl and diamond face, £495, by 88 Rue du Rhone. Necklace, stylist’s own | Image: Yuval Hen
Googie Withers at the Bafta Film Awards in 1974
Googie Withers at the Bafta Film Awards in 1974 | Image: Courtesy of the Bafta Archive
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