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Old Hair News

I completely forgot to blog about this as it happened when I was on a blog-break.

Some of you might have noticed something in my Birthday Masquerade pictures … No hedgehog.  In fact, it was quite bouffant in a more Marie Antoinette style, wasn’t it?  Well, that’s because I don’t have enough hair to hedgehog anymore!

After a couple of months of not being able to shake the idea, I had my hair cut into a crop:

Sorry it’s just a quick photo the Gent took – I really should get a better shot of it!

Anyway, since I had it done some very generous people started making Audrey Hepburn comments (ha, I wish I looked like her!), but it did get me watching some of her films and I’ve discovered a love for her!  Hence the current obsession with late 50s/early 60s clothing.

Maybe next time I get it cut, I’ll got a bit more BIG, like her wonderful hair in How to Steal a Million (a really fun caper – watch it if you haven’t already!):

What's that, I'm the most stylish woman in the world?

Why yes, I suppose Peter O'Toole is rather handsome.

And it doesn’t show her hair any better, but I do just love this photo:

Funny coincidence – I only saw this film for the first time the other day as it happened to be on TV, but Audrey wears a black lace mask in it.  Of course, hers is far more stylish than mine, but my masquerade mask (back in November) was black lace too … strange!

I’ll leave you with the old school trailer for the film – so different from today’s trailer style!


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