Sunday, July 24, 2011

Influence: Audrey Hepburn

There's really not much I can write about Ms. Hepburn that has not been said before. She was one in a million...a true icon. She inspired women not only during her time, but forever after. Her unique style is one that will always be emulated by people everywhere...chic, simple, timeless, elegant...

(all images from Audrey Style by Pamela Clarke Keogh)
p.43, credit:Dennis Stock/Magnum Photos

p.78, credit:Dennis Stock/Magnum Photos

p.91, credit: The Kobal Collection

p.105, credit: Sid Avery/MPTV (This is one of my fave shots of her.)

p.169, credit: Givenchy

p.175, credit:Bob Willoughby

p.214, credit: UNICEF/5092/Billy Press
True story:
When Audrey Style first came out, I bought it and fell in love with it so much that I wrote to the author to say so. She was gracious enough to send a short hand-written note back to say thank you. What a classy gal.

4 comments:

Cris said...

WOWOWOWOW She wrote to you!!!!!!!!!!!!! Simply amazing!

Audrey is maybe the most elegant woman in the world. Her elegancy was not only in the clothes... wowowowow

Kisses,
Cris.

Emmy said...

Hey Cris,
Unfortunately, it wasn't Audrey that wrote back. It was the author of the book, Pamela Keogh.:)

Cris said...

Oh sorry, i didn't understand well... my poor english! In the next time, i ask help to the google translator! ;)

Kisseeeees,
Cris.

Emmy said...

Cris, no need to apologize:)

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