I think I would like to do a weekly feature with some info about one of my favorite style inspirations, we'll see!
For today, I'm presenting for your consideration Audrey Horne, played by the gorgeous Sherilyn Fenn on the David Lynch show Twin Peaks.
Mr. Nick and I zipped through the entire series in the months before Christmas, having borrowed the box set from one of my Uncles. We enjoyed it immensely. Well, maybe not the end, but the first season was excellent and I found the whole show to be very revealing as an influence behind many current shows. Both in style, cinematography, and treatment of content.Take for example, The Killing, a brand new show which really feels like Twin Peaks meets The Wire.
I'm pretty sure Audrey is the brunette version of Marilyn Monroe. Although... perhaps it's the haircut.
In any case -- Audrey is a true style icon to me. Here's how I would put together an Audrey look: