Watching Madonna eating only a plain soft-boiled egg for lunch, Emily Zak of British Vogue became hungry for the curvaceous, peachy perfection of MAE WEST.
• • Noting that Madonna does not make it look as though blondes have more fun, Emily Zak explained: Maybe it was in the age of Mae West (or Jerry Hall) but, far from devil-may-care, being a modern blonde requires vigilance, nuanced blending, and the best colorist money can buy. Today Marilyn's mono-shade would be frowned on as looking DIY.
• • The crisp musings of Emily Zak, Executive Retail Editor of Vogue, can be snacked on here — — www.vogue.co.uk/
• • Come up and see Mae every day online: http://MaeWest.blogspot.com/
• • Photo: • • Mae West • • 1932 • •