Saturday, August 16, 2014

Lauren Bacall's Ageless, Stunning Style

Farewell to a Hollywood legend. Lauren Bacall died Tuesday, at age 89. RIP, gorgeous and talented lady.

New York Magazine published a fabulous slideshow of her style through the years. See the whole show here, and have a peek at a few of her amazing looks below:

Her signature high-waisted trousers and awesome shoulder pads, mid 40's.
Love the monochromatic, simple chic look. She and Katherine Hepburn were pioneers of pants.

A statement sweater, more high-waisted trousers and peep-toe wedges. This would look great right now.


Wow, the zebra top is TDF. She kept true to her simple style and wore it with a white pencil skirt. 1954.


Color-blocking like a boss. Gorgeous green sweater. Mid-1950's.


In 1966, she looks glam and gorgeous in an unfussy gown. And, pockets!


At age 75, still rocking her cool, classic look in all-silver.


Have the best weekend, and stay fabulous,



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17 comments:

  1. I love how she always seemed to look elegant and un-fussy at the same time. She was one of a kind.

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  2. She was a classy tuff broad. And I mean that in the best way. I have always admired her.

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  3. really a fab lady, love her all silver outfit!

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  4. She was a style icon for sure. Love the images you picked.

    OXOX

    Dawn Lucy

    http://fashionshouldbefun.blogspot.com

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  5. I'd take anything she wore in that slideshow to add to my wardrobe now. So timeless, classic, stylish without looking too dated. Beautiful. Thanks for sharing.


    Alex - Funky Jungle

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  6. She was so beautiful and stylish, and talented, clever and witty too, a great combination! xxx

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  7. Grażyna Naszkiewicz-SmukalskaAugust 17, 2014 at 7:58 AM

    I'm sure -she is true icon of style forever.

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  8. Pam@over50feeling40August 17, 2014 at 9:10 AM

    So chic and stylish her entire life! Yet, very strong and molded by the challenges her fame and fortune brought her way. She will be missed.

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  9. Oh, the zebra top and pencil skirt - fab! I always loved her hair, that lovely swoosh off her forehead and soft waves. I read her autobiography, Bacall By Myself, and really enjoyed it. She was a legend.

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  10. That zebra top was insanely wonderful!Glamorous and supremely talented actor. xxx

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  11. R.I.P.
    A really great actress and a beautyful woman with a classy style. Have a good time.
    Sunny

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  12. So glad you posted this - what a great lady! I feel like her death was forgotten with Robin Williams' the day before. Loved her style - that dress with the pockets is amazing!

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  13. Shelley@forestcityfashionistaAugust 17, 2014 at 7:03 PM

    I loved her from the time I read her autobiography when it came out. Never fussy, always elegant, tailored and incredibly chic. I wish I could wear high-waisted pants and a white shirt like that.

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  14. She always looked amazing and effortlessly so. Thanks for sharing Patti. Have a magical week.

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  15. I adore her! Heard an older, rebroadcast interview with her via an NPR podcast yesterday... Such elegance and class. Love this post! T. http://tickledpinkwoman.blogspot.com

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  16. Hi Patti -

    She was not my favorite actress of that era, but i always admired how stylish, slick and cool she was -

    Arianexo

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