|Lady M: My Grandmother captured by me.|
If I had to choose a celebrity, it would most certainly be Diahann Carroll. Above all the singers and actresses I loved, she was the most memorable. I vividly remember her as Dominique Deveraux on Dynasty. She. Was. Everything. And the she decided to be all that and more as Marion Gilbert on everybody's favorite, A Different World. It was both her style AND her presence that set her a part on both.
|Always Elegant: Diahann Carroll|
|Classic, Cool Vanessa: I'll take that hair length and tee.|
Who were your fashion and hair influences growing up? I would love to know!
For fun, here's a perfect example of Diahann Carroll's style and presence. See the moment "shade" was invented here.