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Sunglasses, pixies and ponies - celebrity signature looks and why they wear them

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H.E.R and Zozibini Tunzi. Images by Getty. Collage by W24
H.E.R and Zozibini Tunzi. Images by Getty. Collage by W24

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: 

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