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You can have anything you want in life if you dress for it.

— Edith Head


Fashion is a Weapon

Fashion is a weapon that you can use when you need it.

– Donatella Versace

Who is Wonder Woman without her bracelets,  crown, red boots and Lasso of Truth?

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Funny Faced

“She put herself in your place. All you have to do is put yourself in her place, and the two of you are BOUND to run into each other in SOMEBODY’S place.” Maggie Prescott quoted. 226 more words

everything I ever needed to know about ETIQUETTE, I learned from Grand… and promptly gave a middle finger to it (g2)

Growing up, I was pushed to read advice on manners from Edith Head.

  • I know the difference between a ham and tomato fork.
  • I know the proper time to put your napkin in your lap when dining.
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What a Way to Go (1964)

Shirley MacLaine is a one-woman show in this goofy, dark comedy about a lady whose four husbands can’t help but make loads of money and then abruptly die. 796 more words


Double Indemnity costume notes: Edith Head creates an atypical femme fatale

Although fairly indecisive, if forced to choose my all-time favourite movie it’s likely that Double Indemnity would be a strong contender. Billy Wilder’s noir introduced me to the classic film genre and it’s still a thrill to watch – every time I do, I discover something new. 1,702 more words