If you have ever seen the movie Carmen Jones, it's highly likely you are now forever a fan of the talented and beautiful Dorothy Dandridge.
The outfits she wore in the film are classic and iconic fashion staples for pinups everywhere.
Here is a vintage-inspired look that is a replica of Dorothy Dandridge's outfit in the movie Carmen Jones that debuted over 60 years ago in October 1954.
You can wear this for a date night or a girls night out. For a more professional look, you can pair it with a blazer and wear it to the office. The possibilities of mixing and matching with other items are plentiful.
To recreate this legendary retro look, all of these items selected can be purchased online at Pinup Girl Clothing.
Now, let's meet the superstars that combine to complete this fabulous look...
Peasant Top in Black by Pinup Couture
Pencil Skirt in Red by Pinup Couture
Bettie Heel in Black
Senorita Red Rose Hair Flower
You are sure to feel like a Hollywood starlet while you are bombshelling in this ensemble.
If you have ever created this Carmen Jones inspired look, I'd LOVE to see it! Feel free to share pics and it just might get featured on one of my blog posts. Post it on Instagram with the hashtag #ChilliMarieCarmenJonesLook
I know I cannot wait to buy these items and do a photo-shoot inspired by this movie!
And if you've never seen the movie, my question is WHY?!?! It's one of the best movies of all time. Go watch it ASAP!
Happy shopping, everyone!