Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Celebrity Fashion Icons

Cropped screenshot of Audrey Hepburn from the ...Image via WikipediaBy Caren Grant

Fashion changes with every passing season but fashion trends set by certain celebrities remain unaltered over the years making a fashion statement and is worshiped and mimicked long after they are gone setting a unique style.

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis

Large black sunglasses famous as "Jackie O" glasses. Her style includes tailored look A-line dresses. She portrays a timeless sense of style, simplicity and femininity. She often wore a simple three strand pearl necklace and a pair of gloves, accentuating her looks. She used fashion resources from Chanel, Givenchy, Christian Dior and Oleg Cassini.

Audrey Hepburn

Audrey's wardrobe in Breakfast at Tiffany's needs mention in the way it has influenced fashion. Pearls, ballet flats, oversized black sunglasses; and over the top hat, presenting an elegant style during the 60s which is still followed today. The charm of a simple black dress and a set of pearls is never out of style.

Grace Kelly

The "Grace Kelly Look" is still in vogue. The Princess of Monaco emphasized simple lines and soft pastel colors. She had the classic look - soft, subtle and understated. The rectangular crocodile 'Kelly Bag' launched by Hermes soon became a fashion statement and is still in fashion today. Fashion icons of today such as Victoria Beckham and Paris Hilton are often spotted sporting the famous Kelly Bag.

Fashion blogs give loads of suggestions on different styles, whether from the past or modern. Take fashion icon Victoria Beckham wife of soccer player David Beckham, famous model and celebrity model is a trendsetter of her own fashion line whether the drape neck shift dress or the latest A-line zip on dress famously called the "VB zip on"

Celebrity fashion icons truly stand the test of time adding newness to the fashion wardrobe for the generations to follow, remembering their contribution both in the cultural and social world.

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