Marilyn Monroe defined a new class of celebrity with her opulent style and impeccable fashion sense.
Curvy, sexy and fun – Marilyn exuded a rare radiance that the world had not previously seen nor has since, Marilyn Monroe is a true legend. Born in Los Angeles in 1926, she started out as a model and went on to become one of the biggest star on the planet. Famous for her outrageous evening wear marked by signature plunging necklines, Marilyn wore more classic attire off-camera like turtlenecks and slacks. Though loved by millions, Marilyn was troubled, battling mental illness for many years; and on August 5th, 1962 she was found dead of a drug overdose at just thirty-six. She´s a timeless inspiration and muse to Madonna, Elton John and countless designers – and like a true style icon, her legacy will live on forever.
Marilyn’s style advices:
1. Impeccable makeup – lipstick is key
2. Turtlenecks is both stylish and cool – and put’s focus on hair and makeup
3. At night – wear bombshell dresses and anything shiny
4. Stripes: Yes please!
5. Enjoy your curves and show them off!