As time passes and fashions change, we continually see the icons of our past come to life, as they inspire the styles we all sport on a daily basis. Here’s to the icons who inspire generations upon generations of new legends.
Words & Photos: Eric Morales | @ericmphoto
Art Direction: Meggie Copeland | @m.c._styles
Hair Stylist: Herta Hoffman | @Hertadye4 | tarverhillsalon.com
Photoshoot Location: 1000 E 6th St. | handsome.is
“If you’re sad today, just remember the world is over 4 billion years old and you somehow managed to exist at the same time as David Bowie,” said British actor Simon Pegg as a response to the death of the beloved Bowie.
A true artist lives in complete freedom. Musicians have always been admired for their freedom in style and fashion, influencing generations across the world.
Here we explore the various styles tailored to some musicians who left the planet last year. These artists remind us that when it comes to style, anything goes, as long as you’re being yourself because being yourself is the prettiest thing a person can be. So go ahead, have fun with style, and just be yourself.
“You’ll never find peace of mind until you listen to your heart.”
Model: Grace Marlow
“Despite everything, no one can dictate who you are to other people.” -Prince
Model: Ribka Balakrishnan
“I don’t know where I’m going from here, but I promise it won’t be boring.” -David Bowie
Model: Meggie Copeland
“I wanted to separate myself from the name that made me famous. Vanity means worthlessness, and I am not worthless. My name is Denise.” -Denise Matthews
Model: Gia Litton
“Being normal is vastly overrated.” -Debbie Reynolds
Model: Kiana McDaniel
“Music is always a creative process that comes from the heart. It’s a feeling, a vibration, that we ride on.” -Maurice White