“There was more good acting at Hollywood parties than ever appeared on the screen.” Bette Davis

bettedavis vogue 1951 (1)Bette Davis for Vogue, 1951

I would say on a quick scan that Miss Davis’ hair color (of that era) is #7 — a tint I am very familiar with — for when you reach a certain age silver is more easily turned into gold 😉 .


  1. Fabulous photo!! And her haircolor looks hauntingly familiar to me too… it blends so well with my roots, which have strangely “lightened” over the years…
    P.S.: Have I mentioned lately that I always LOVE seeing you in my Reader? I never miss a post!!

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