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Earlier this week, the world said goodbye to its prettiest star. David Bowie, iconic musician, offbeat artist, fashion and beauty muse passed, leaving the world of rock n’ roll in a tragic state. Bowie and his alter-ego Ziggy Stardust had a trailblazing effect on culture, reaching far beyond music and inspiring generations of teens. The mullet, glam costumes, lots of makeup, and groundbreaking music gave kids everywhere the courage to think and dress differently. His shape-shifting style provided the springboard for many catwalk and editorial shoot and will be an oft recycled theme in the future. To continue the celebration of his incredible life, I pulled together some of my favorite looks inspired by Mr. Stardust himself. They are in the notes. Shine on, David.  –– Michelle Rotbart Click for StyleNotes →


If there is one hairstyle that says bombshell, it’s this one. For years people have been creating variations of this Brigitte Bardot style. The look is timeless and no matter who wears it, it instantly gives an air of sexy. Aline’s version is a bit more rocker, edgy, and cool. Click the notes for tips on how to recreate it. –– Kelly Rowe

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Imitating musical icons like Debbie Harry and Patti Smith, this style embodies seventies rocker-chic. Smooth bangs combine with backcombed sides for a mix of textures that gives a contemporary feel to the shape. Shoulder dusting length with a blunt edge toughens up the look, making hair appear thicker and more defined. The rounded fringe veils her gaze, for a sexy, peek-a-boo effect. Updated interpretations of seventies-era looks will be on the vanguard in 2013; stay ahead of the pack with these easy notes on achieving a similar aesthetic…

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