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.