Marlene Dietrich: Celebrity Style

Marlene DietrichMarlene Dietrich stands out from many film stars in her unwavering stance to be her own individual. She was a German who spoke out against the Nazi government in World War II. She entertained troops in the front in Northern Europe and Africa during the war. It was this strength and uncompromising individuality that helped propel her to the heights of stardom.

Marlene Dietrich’s unique style remains unique to this day. She wore the pant suit before Katherine Hepburn made it commonplace. She combined cool sensuality with an appealing androgyny that drove audiences to copy her style. She has fond of masculine attire- suits and such which started a fashion revolution. Women would adopt her style and pave the way for a blurring in gender fashion.

If you want to look like the divine Ms. Dietrich, opt for mannish suits but are tailored for your body. Don’t just go rooting about in your father’s or husband’s closet. It’s better to buy a women’s suits. Make the style more feminine by accessorizing. The right shoes are also important.

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