Style: from land to sand

Get inspired by these bathing beauties from past to present.

Grace Kelly
Grace Kelly

It’s ALL about the Head Scarf

Rachel McAdams in one of my favourite films "The Notebook"
Rachel McAdams in one of my favourite films “The Notebook”
Who can forget Darryl Hannah in "Splash"
Who can forget Darryl Hannah in “Splash”
Liz Taylor "A Place in the Sun"
Liz Taylor “A Place in the Sun”
Rihanna getting swallowed up on the cover of "Harpers Bazaar"
Rihanna loves to take chances: on the cover of “Harper’s Bazaar”

That’s pretty much it for today

Do you have a favourite Style Icon?  I mean other than me!

style & substance: Summer INspiration – Head Scarves

 

This is not me
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What should I do with all my lovely silk headscarves13
scarves?
 I wear them quite often.

How about a great headscarf7WEEKEND LOOK and fashionably casual way to wear
them – on the head!headscarves7

Afterall it serves the same purpose as a headband but looks much more headscarf2chic.headscarf2 (2)

Especially great on windy days if you’re driving a convertible (like Tippi Hendren in Psycho), or on a boat, riding a bike where you don’t need a helmet, running errands or happen to be Jennifer Lopez or Sophia Loren.

running errands
running errands – one scarf, three ways
I don't think I can get away with this exactly the same way - as SHE could.
I don’t think I can get away with this exactly the same way as Grace Kelly.

Oh, and let’s not forget about the days that our hair needs washing or our roots show.

In cold weather it keeps your head warm in a very cool way.
In cold weather it keeps your head warm in a very cool way.
On her way to the yacht?
On her way to the yacht?

 

 

come on, we know what you're really trying to cover up.
come on, we know what you’re really trying to cover up.
this might have been Jean Shrimpton's weekend look
this might have been Jean Shrimpton‘s weekend look

Rough up your hair by spraying a little dry shampoo first and then put on a bold lipstick before heading out the

door.

I love, love, these looks!

too chic for words
too chic for words

Nothing wrong with conjuring up a little old world movie star glamour.  I wonder if Marilyn or Elizabeth wore them to cover up their roots?

 

 

 

 

I think you get the picture?

 

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