Elizabeth Taylor by Richard Avedon (1964)
Style Icon: Elizabeth Taylor–When you think of style icons, it’s hard to miss Dame Elizabeth Taylor. The American-British actress was famed for her legendary beauty as well as her tabloid worthy personal life. For this edition of Throwback Thursday, we rounded up eight iconic photos of the film star for some retro inspiration.
A photo of model Jean Shrimpton taken in 1963 (Bert Stern)
The Legacy of Stern – Well-known for shooting American Vogue in the 1950s and 1960s, American fashion photographer Bert Stern has passed away at the age of 83. Stern’s most famous work are his images of the iconic actress Marilyn Monroe, shot just six weeks before her death. His work has been influential to many contemporary photographers of today with its simple yet poignant style. See a retrospective of some of the legendary photographer’s work featuring Elizabeth Taylor, Kate Moss, Twiggy and more below.
Iconic – ROUGE Magazine continues to be inspired by style of Hollywood icons with its winter issue which features drawings of the late Elizabeth Taylor. Illustrated by David Downton, the images depict Taylor’s style throughout the years with jewelry and classic fashion.