Wednesday, September 25, 2013
Most people know of Alfred Hitchcock's affinity for cool blondes. Tippi Hedren is one of his most famous, having burst onto the scene in "The Birds," Hitch's 1963 classic. The photos from today's post show that Gene Marshall could have given Tippi a run for the money. In photo one, Star Entrance Gene borrows Phoenix's outfit while allowing a crow to pose on her arm.
Photo two finds Gene in Bodega Bay, taking a smoke and beverage break outside of the elementary school used in the film.
Here Gene recreates the famous attic scene. Don't open that door, Gene! Oops...too late...
The last two photos show Gene re-creating two images from Tippi's Look Magazine cover shoot.
The talented Kathy Johnson restyled Star Entrance's hair to make her look just like Tippi and the amazing Diane Wagner created the three-piece green suit that Gene is wearing.
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Tuesday, September 17, 2013
Evening Encore is one of my very favorite Gene Marshall outfits, and yet, I have only photographed it once, back in the "early years." Today's post shows J'Adore modeling it (unfortunately, I couldn't get the gloves over her hands) in both her original auburn wig cap and a raven one. Which do you think looks better?
Either way, she's a knockout in this ensemble that looks like something Jacqueline Kennedy would have worn during her White House years.
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