#TBT Lauren Bacall: A Style Retrospective of the Late Icon

#TBT Lauren Bacall: A Style Retrospective of the Late Icon

Diana Vreeland once described Bacall as someone who “could not take a bad picture,” and for good reason. Not only were her looks virtually flawless, but her elegant demeanor, confidence, and signature low voice helped make her into a film and theater star with a career spanning over nearly 70 years. Keep reading to see how we pay tribute to one of the most admirable icons of our time.

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    1950

    PHOTO: Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images
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    1944

    PHOTO: John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images
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    1944

    PHOTO: Hulton Archive/Getty Images
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    1944

    PHOTO: Bert Six/John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images
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    1935

    PHOTO: Mondadori Portfolio via Getty Images
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    1942

    PHOTO: John Engstead/John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images
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    1955

    PHOTO: Hulton Archive/Getty Images
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    1944

    PHOTO: John Kobal Foundation/Getty Images
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    1944

    PHOTO: Transcendental Graphics/Getty Images
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    1956

    PHOTO: CBS via Getty Images

    Keep scrolling to shop Lauren Bacall-inspired pieces!

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    Burberry Lip Velvet ($33)
    Channel Bacall’s signature pout with this luxe red lipstick.

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    Dondup Hat ($51)
    We loved Bacall’s beret in The Big Sleep—why not pick one up for yourself?

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    French Connection Liza Crepe Jumpsuit ($188)
    Picture yourself out on the town with Humphrey Bogart in this elegant jumpsuit.

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    Reiss Citronella Tapered Trousers ($210)
    Bacall was never afraid to try out a menswear-inspired look, especially one that involved tailored trousers.

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    Soludos Classic Sandal Espadrilles ($48)
    Some of our favorite icons of Bacall’s time (Grace Kelly and Audrey Hepburn, to name a few) wore these warm-weather shoes.

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    Victoria Beckham Pleat Sleeve Shirt ($390)
    Tuck this shirt into a full midi skirt for a Bacall-inspired ensemble.


    What’s your favorite Bacall film? Share your memories in the comments below!

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