This post comes to you direct from Old Hollywood Glamour: Volume I. Try to think of the oldest image you can of someone wearing sunglasses. Stumped? You should be. Although shades have been around since 60 B.C., they didn't sit on mainstream American faces until approximately 1970. But you know where they were long before the average Jane … Continue reading The Allure of Enormous Sunglasses
If you're a die-hard Marilyn Monroe fan who'd like to drop the bandage dresses and towering heels for just a little while, you're probably wondering what Marilyn's jeans were like. After all, she had to relax some of the time, right? And who better to show the all-time sexiest, most flattering, most— Oops. Sorry, guys. … Continue reading Marilyn Monroe Jeans
This is the easiest post I've ever written. Go buy some ballet flats. Done. Actually…no, wait. Come back. I'm not doing either you or Audrey any favors by restating that well-known trope. Yes, Audrey loved a good ballet flat. But if you're going for the Audrey Hepburn look, you do have other options to mimic … Continue reading Audrey Hepburn’s Shoes
I love not knowing what might be around the corner. I love serendipity. - Twiggy
I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. - Audrey Hepburn
Makeup isn't necessarily the first thing we associate with Grace Kelly, or even with Grace Kelly's beauty. Actually, in the grand scheme of Grace Kellyness, her makeup probably ranks around… 153 in terms of the interesting things about her. But that's not a commentary on her makeup. That's a commentary on how amazing she was. … Continue reading Grace Kelly’s Makeup: Her Daytime Look
One of the all-time best Breakfast at Tiffany's quotes...
She was one of the world's all-time beauties. But was Marilyn Monroe's hair all it's cracked up to be?