Many of us are aware of the iconic look of Marilyn Monroe’s blonde curls and statement red lip, all usually accompanied by an ultra-feminine getup. It’s a look that is instantly recognisable and forms a significant part of her ‘icon’ status.
Countless other celebrities have created their own signature looks, something that makes them stand out from the rest, but also gives them a distinct look that complements their public personas. However, what some of the wardrobe and hairstyle choices celebrities adopt, are a purpose of functionality and at times carry deeper messages as opposed to purely just vanity.
Here is a list of celebrities whose practical choices at the time have given them a distinct look they are celebrated for: