katharine hepburnKatharine Hepburn wore the pants in Hollywood! Hepburn is credited for breaking the dress code for women in her time. In a time where Hollywood and the fashion industry was bursting with curves, kisses, and sex appeal Katharine's non-conformist style stood out amongst the rest.

Her style was masculine and casual -- she wore trousers, all the time. Even with her "manly" wardrobe she still managed to look beautiful, stylish, and intelligent.

Hepburn won a Council of Fashion Designers of America in1986 which recognized her non-conformist view of fashion.

Katharine Hepburn Closet Staples:
  • Pants, specifically men's trousers
  • Loose fitting button down shirts
  • Loafer style shoes with socks
The Katharine Hepburn of today is definitely Cate Blanchett, who also knows how to look stunning without all of the obvious sex appeal.