>> Elizabeth Taylor, she of the violet eyes, plunging necklines, and ostentatious jewelry, passed away this morning at 79. She first broke onto the scene at 12, in the 1944 film National Velvet; she became the highest-paid actress of the time when she accepted $1 million in 1960 to play...

Photo courtesy of BuzzFeed A star on her own terms, the legendary Elizabeth Taylor died Wednesday morning at the age of 79 from a lengthy bout with Congestive Heart Failure. As a young child growing up, I thought that Elizabeth Taylor was one of the most beautiful women I'd ever seen. I...

- Elizabeth Taylor She was one of the most beautiful women in the world with smoldering sex appeal and sultry natural beauty. Elizabeth Taylor's glamorous take on fashion both on the silver screen and off has influenced many women throughout generations. Never shy about showcasing her...

Photography by Richard Avedon "It's not the having, it's the getting" Elizabeth Taylor (b. 1932) Legendary Hollywood star Elizabeth Taylor was once voted The Most Beautiful Woman in the World. Married eight times to seven husbands, most famously Richard Burton who she married twice....

Celebrity aesthetician Kate Somerville's revealed both Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor would shave their face to exfoliate. According to Style.com : "On good authority (that being Elizabeth Taylor's personal cosmetic dermatologist, whom Somerville used to assist), the greats (those...

her love of jewelry and diamonds, Taylor said, "My mother says I didn't open my eyes for eight days after I was born, but when I did, the first thing I saw was an engagement ring and I was hooked." It comes at no surprise that her favorite piece in the collection was the 'Elizabeth Taylor...

Elizabeth Taylor passed away this morning in Los Angeles of congestive heart failure. Taylor epitomized Hollywood glamour during her long career, making fashion news through nearly four decades by embracing trends and creating them, namely turban, dramatic eyeliner, capes and plenty of...

Elizabeth Taylor passed away this morning at the age of 79. Her unparalleled legacy will live on for decades to come. Taylor's son, Michael Wilding, remembers his dear mother through the following statement : "My mother was an exrtraordinary woman who lived life to the fullest, with great...

News of Taylor's death had a great impact in Hollywood and immediately there were reactions and tributes from multiple celebrities. "Elizabeth, on every level, was a mensch. Kind, generous, brave," said Jane Fonda in a communique. Michael Caine, via Twitter, wrote: "So sad to hear about...

made her Broadway and West End debut with a revival of Lillian Hellman's play 1994 – The Flintstones – The actress played Wilma's mother in her last theatrical film Actress Jane Fonda led the tributes pouring in from Taylor's celebrity friends: 'Elizabeth, on every level, was a mensch....

 

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