Classic movies have been notorious for inspiring fashion designers, magazine editors, photographers and creatives of every inclination for decades. They are also a major source of inspiration for our own personal beauty team — in other words, ourselves!
Famous moments in film have been etched into our collective cultural memory. As a snapshot in time, they have come to represent a generation, a clothing style, a location or a monumental moment in history. So what better way to pay homage to our favorite, time-tested moments in film than to create modern interpretations of the looks of the most famous leading ladies to star in them? In this guide, we'll show you how to do exactly that, one iconic Hollywood look at a time.
Click on the links below to learn how to recreate some of our favorite glam looks:
For this girl-next-door type, a silly, self-deprecating act, combined with a natural look, secretly make her that much more attractive. And, with a wink of those wide eyes and a flip of the hair, she lets us know she’s in on the joke. We should have known from her sharp style that she knew what she was doing all along.
This true lady prefers an elegantly restrained coiffure, a flawlessly groomed face and feminine touches that convey pure grace. Although her look is subdued, her clean beauty has everyone falling in love — especially her dapper co-star!
This woman possesses a mature je nais se quoi; her voluminous bed-head and pouty lips seduce without an ounce of effort. It's no surprise that her French accent and powers of seduction have men lusting after her and women wanting to be her.