Julia Roberts in 1990's Pretty Woman


Private Icon: Pretty Woman

31 years later and that cutout dress is still iconic.

Pretty Woman is still a crowd-pleaser three-plus decades later, and that especially goes for the fashion. From Julia Roberts' polka-dot look at the horse track to her iconic cutout dress, channeling the film's style is just as easy as it was in 1990. Check out how to recreate its best looks ahead.


A casual look that's still wearable 30-plus years later.

Things to buy in bulk: toilet paper, paper towels, white button-up shirts.

If a white button-up isn't spicy enough for you, try it in a metallic.

A vibrant blue skirt in faux leather.

A more subtle, navy blue alternative.


The iconic cutout dress. Don't forget the boots.

A statement-making cutout dress in a dreamy cloud print.

A silky cutout dress from the Kylie Jenner-approved designer.

If you're not wearing the thigh-high boots, you're not doing Julia Roberts justice.


A day at the horse track calls for a polka-dot summer dress.

A flowing, polka-dot summer dress. Ideally worn at the races.

Rianne Midi Dress
Faithfull The Brand

A sleeveless option for the warmer days.

Sam Edelman

A closed-toe kitten heel perfect for a '90s look.

Stuart Weitzman

A low-heel sandal to let the toes breathe.

Keep the sun off your skin, but make it fashion.

See more Private Icons from I May Destroy You, A Walk to Remember, and Bridgerton.

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