Consider, for instance, the luminous string of actresses who have portrayed her on stage and screen over the course of the past four decades: Audrey Tautou, Katharine Hepburn, Shirley MacLaine. And like the lady of the hour, their talent was unmistakable, incandescent,...

If you could raid anyone's wardrobe, whose would you choose? Katharine Hepburn or Abbey Lee Kershaw. How do you take your coffee? Well, I just started drinking coffee but I have a terrible order. I'm like one of those girls, I should be carrying a Pomeranian in my purse or something. I...

The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island is a magnificent resort resembling an old Southern estate. You get spectacular beach, fine dining and a great spa. Plus amazing golf. The Sanctuary has the size and diversity to make it a great place for just about anyone. Golf fans will love the access to the...

In 1969, Katharine Hepburn starred as Coco Chanel in Coco a musical comedy on Broadway about Mlle. Chanel herself. The producer, Fred Brisson, had been trying to get permission from Coco Chanel to do a musical based upon her life and after years of persuasion, Chanel finally consented. At the...

This classic borrowed-from-the-boys silhouette was popularized by starlets like Katharine Hepburn in the 1930s—back when a woman in trousers was inherently subversive—and to this day, the look has a confident, emancipated vibe that falls right in line with the recent obsession with menswear-...

‘Katharine Hepburn and Vivien Leigh are my heroes. Not because of their ability, but because of their perseverance.' Gracing the covers of Vogue Italia and Elle UK, Keira Knightley is back in the Zeitgeist. Following her recent split from Rupert Friend, Keira is back on the Hollywood...

Pair them with your favorite vintage bikini top or a short-sleeved button-up to channel Katharine Hepburn's style into your vacation wardrobe. This classically chic 1940′s two tone black and white hounds tooth gabardine jacket from wearitagain epitomizes Katharine's love for menswear. Don...

Old Stories and Modern Tales If 1940s Katharine Hepburn were telling The Philadelphia Story in 2011... Ms. Hepburn in 1940, luxuriating in The Philadelphia Story. ...this is what she would wear. Giles tells a great story for FW11. I can't get past this chapter. Imagine the flounce of...

A den, chart room, potting room, pantry, laundry room and two-car garage complete the estate. Hepburn is widely considered one of the finest actresses in Hollywood history. She won a record four Academy Awards, and her films include such classics as "The African Queen," "The Philadelphia...

When it comes to style icons, actress Katharine Hepburn is number one in my book. In an era where demure dresses were the norm, Katharine opted to wear men's trousers, jackets and button-ups, thus breaking societal and fashion barriers. Her androgynous look has inspired the fashion world for...

 

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