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Photographer Douglas Kirkland remembers the shoot fondly: "It was just myself, the camera, and Marilyn."
Back in 1961—less than a year before she died—Marilyn Monroe posed for what would become one of her most memorable photoshoots. It started off simply enough, with Monroe, surrounded by stylists and assistants, posing in a dress. "She started working with me for ...
A few tips and tricks everyone—including their mother—should know.
There is no denying that classic Old Hollywood stars Marilyn Monroe, Audrey Hepburn, and Sophia Loren have paved the way for the beauty industry today. Their bright red lipstick, fluttery eyes, and luminous skin have been on trend since these stars graced ...
Jackie Kennedy mastered the art of the link.
My mind goes two places when I think of perfect gold chains: my youth in pre-hipster Brooklyn, and the Egyptian galleries at the Met. One brings back fond memories of how gold glistened beneath a Sergio Tacchini tracksuit, the other testifies to ...
Fashion tips from the Monegasque princess and the queen of American fashion.
Like a handful before and after her, Grace Kelly is one of the few legendary fashion icons that embody class and timelessness. She ranks among other style heavyweights, such as Jackie Kennedy Onassis, and Princess Diana. Unlike many others, however, Grace’s signature ...
To mark the 100th anniversary of its most iconic timepiece, Cartier is introducing a brand new model.
To mark the 100th anniversary of its most iconic timepiece, Cartier is introducing a brand new model. Here's what you should know about how the Tank Watch came to be.1. The watch was invented by Louis Cartier in 1917.Louis was a grandson of ...
Dating as far back as the 1920s, these most-copied chairs remain relevant in today's design scene.
We may not realize it, but there are replicated furniture designs everywhere—at our local malls, our favorite cafés, and even our workplaces. Many designs that we may be used to seeing every day may have been taken from styles that were first ...
These iconic timepieces have played significant roles in the history of watches.
Cartier TankA legend was born in 1917 when Louis Cartier introduced the Cartier Tank to the world. The now-iconic style has inspired many variations to follow it, but the original prototype’s bare edges and flat brancards stay on in today’s designs. Its ...