A Fashionable Frau in Rome: Nico in La Dolce Vita

While focusing on what to give to others for the holidays, we ought to give ourselves a little something special too. Get inspired by blond German model, singer, songwriter, muse, notorious addict, and actress Nico (née Christa Päffgen) in Federico Fellini's sardonic masterpiece La Dolce Vita and get yourself a bangin' Holiday haircut, gifting family and friends with your spectacular personal aesthetic. It's a Christmas treat everyone can enjoy. Apparently Fellini spotted the charismatic Nico on the set of La Dolce Vita in Rome and offered her a role in his stylish film. With her trademark blond locks, icy presence and smoldering monotone voice, Nico parties with Marcello Mastroianni, speaks fluently in four languages and generally stands out from the plebeians looking cool with her superior charm. Wearing a simple black pantsuit, Nico's effortless yet sophisticated look is accessorized with blunt blond bangs, razor-sharp cheekbones, a large rhinestone brooch, and her own personal brand of sexy Teutonic intensity.
You too can get Nico's bewitching look by fancying up a sleekly simple outfit with some shiny jewels and a cool new 'do.We love Commune Salon and boutique in Brooklyn for their economically sound $15 bang trims (also check the amazing essential oil head massages when you get a shampoo). Maria Cornejo Bomber Jumpsuit, the long-sleeve Faithful Pantsuit from Bona Drag, pair Alexander Wang's oversize baggy top with the Rag & Bone knit leggings or the 3.1 Phillip Lim riding pant. Find cute Art-Deco rhinestone pendants on eBay in costume jewelry, look for the Zero Carat Diamond Brooch from Alex and Chloe, a Victorian crystal bird brooch from Erie Basin , or for a new take on rhinestone brooches look at the "I heard you like keys" rhinestone necklace from PYT. Now, we can help you with Nico's style and accessories. As for multiple languages, high cheekbones, mystical allure, and the mastery of Indian pump organs, you're on your own.

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