BRIGITTE BARDOT

Proud Icons

Proud Icons

  by Roxanne Golding

This week sees the coming together of fashion, music and film as the most iconic people from each medium are celebrated under one roof at Proud Chelsea. In an exhibition aptly entitled Icons, the most influential faces and [...]

Tags: Brigitte Bardot, Brian Duffy, David Bowie, Eric Swayne, fashion, fashion news, James Dean, Jane Birkin, jean shrimpton, Jimi Hendrix, Justin de Villeneuve, Marianne Faithfull, Proud Chelsea, Sean Connery, Terry O’Neill, The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Twiggy
Ladylike hair-do's

Ladylike hair-do's

  by Shoshana Leaman

Statement updos are always a staple of fashion week, but for spring/summer 2012 they came sporting a new look. Softer, flufflier and embracing fly-away strands, a new breed of hair dos transported retro styling back from the past and into [...]

Tags: Brigitte Bardot, Chloe, Clements Ribeiro, hair, Hairstyles, ladylike, LFW SS12, Mulberry, Roccobarocco
Ultimate retro beach icons

Ultimate retro beach icons

  by Phoebe Frangoul

Marilyn Monroe, Brigitte Bardot and Bettie Page; there’s something about these ultimate beach icons which is impossible to define, but they always inspire us when we’re planning our holiday wardrobes.  Think of Marilyn striking a [...]

Tags: Brigitte Bardot, beach style, bettie page, Bikini, Brigitte, Celebrities, Clothing, Entertainment/Culture, Fandom, French people, Grace Kelly, Hospitality/Recreation, Lingerie, Manufacturing, Marilyn Monroe, news, Pin-up girl, Swimsuits, Underwear
Retro bikinis and swimsuits for vintage beach style

Retro bikinis and swimsuits for vintage beach style

  by Phoebe Frangoul

After years of fruitlessly scouring the high street and internet for proper vintage-style swimwear, at long last fashion has taken a retro turn for Spring/Summer 2012 and provided us with bikinis and bathing suits galore in a dizzying [...]

Tags: Brigitte Bardot, beachwear, bettie page, Bikini, Halterneck, holiday shop, Marilyn Monroe, news, pistol panties, Polka dot, Red or Dead, Retro, retro bikinis, retro swimwear, Seafolly, summer 2012 swimwear, Swimsuits, top, vevie, vintage swimwear
Glam loves... Maje's Brigitte Bardot limited T-shirts

Glam loves... Maje's Brigitte Bardot limited T-shirts

  by Amy Hopkinson

As self-confessed T-shirts addicts, we’ve fallen head-over-sneakers for the latest collection that's about to hit the shops: Maje’s limited edition tees. Inspired by 60’s style icon Brigitte Bardot vests, crews and cut-away shoulder [...]

Tags: Brigitte Bardot, limited edition, Maje, news, shop the trend, Vanessa Paradis
MFW A/W 12-13: Dsqaured2

MFW A/W 12-13: Dsqaured2

  by Kristin Knox

Dean and Dan know how to ask a lady to prom. Invitations arrived early in the week, yellow and White rose corsages, ready for the wearing (and storing in the hotel fridge til Milan Fashion Week's closing day). The school bell ringing [...]

Tags: Brigitte Bardot, Dsquared2, Lindsey Wixson, mfw aw12 show report, news, show report