Charlize air kisses Grace Kelly, glances over at Marlene Dietrich wearing a top hat, suit jacket and stockings and hears Marilyn Monroe whisper, "Dior". "It was incredibly glamorous and fantastic. I don't think I'll experience something like that again in my lifetime." - Charlize...

As a teenager, Rhiannon Leifheit was obsessed with Marlene Dietrich. Her AOL handle was leibemarlene and in 2000, she spent her tax return on an autographed Marlene Dietrich photograph on eBay. When she started her blog four years ago to support her vintage clothing store, also on eBay, she...

Susan Tabak home Willkommen, bienvenue, welcome (went the soundtrack) to 1930s Berlin and a gender-bending Cabaret by way of Thom Browne. The setting was Maxim's (with owner Pierre Cardin at a little four-top next to us), the music included Marlene Dietrich, Edith Piaf and Earth Kitt (C'est...

I thought discovering the Veronica Spadaro fall winter 2011 collection, ispired by the refined parisian athmosphere, Los Angeles in the 40s and the fascinating Marlene Dietrich. Essential lines' clothes, a retro touch, here is the sartorial brand of Veronica, who has been living in Florence...

In "Morocco" (1930), Dietrich plays an "exotic, jaded, daringly androgynous" nightclub singer in a racy love triangle involving her wealthy patron and a handsome Foreign Legion soldier. How fabulous is this clip (below) where, clad in a men's tux, she cheekily flouts convention: charming a...

From Marlene Dietrich performing in a men's tuxedo in Morocco (1930) to Julia Robert's accepting an Oscar in black and white Armani, and, of course, Christian Dior's "New Look" from 1957, black and white has been a long time staple for "Chic" –with a capital C. Black and white is also part of...

" The Queen of Pop finally showed up an hour late—but who's counting; it's Madonna!—in a Tom Ford tuxedo, complete with top hat, a look she explained was inspired by the outfit Marlene Dietrich wore to the 1948 Paris Theatre ribbon-cutting ceremony. The film began to roll, and everyone was...

German-born actress Marlene Dietrich is one whose unique style and ability to blur gender lines through clothing has endured for decades, influencing the creation of Yves Saint Laurent's le smoking tuxedo suit in 1966 as well as countless other designers, photographers, and editors. Here we...

That's it" "If there is a supreme being, he's crazy!" Marlene Dietrich (1901-1992) More Friday quotes Keith Richards I'm off for some meetings. I'm looking forward to catching up with everyone's blogs later. Have a fabulous evening xxx

Channeling the late great screen icon, Marlene Dietrich, the singing superstar oozes with old Hollywood glamour as she takes on the character of Dietrich. Styled by Rushka Bergman, Beyonce appears in menswear looks from Dior Homme, and a lace gown by Tom Ford among others. This shoot for...

 

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