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Kristen Stewart and Joan Jett Hang Out at Sundance

Have You Ever Had a Hair Idol?

Seeing this super cute pic of Kristen Stewart and Joan Jett hanging out together at Sundance got me thinking about the year I spent in junior high trying to look just like Joni Mitchell. I totally idolized her, so I tried to transform myself into her. Granted, Kristen got paid to look like Joan for The Runaways, but she's continued to rock Joan's look long after the end of filming and clearly looks up to her. What about you? Have you ever loved an artist or celebrity so much that you tried to get her whole look?

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Shebelle Shebelle 7 years
When I was a bit young (between 14 and 22), I always, always asked for Brigitte Bardot hair. It never looked like it though. I have a round face and I guess the hairdressers were too afraid to give me full on bangs. I also had the same bleached blonde hair. Now that I am a few years older I don't really copy hairstyles as much - just color. I do love a lot of haircuts that Kate Moss had though. And we have similar hair consistency, so a few times I have brought her photo. If I get color I ask for Giselle or Jennifer Aniston highlights, sometimes it works out, sometimes it doesn't. I wish I could have ginger hair like Joan from Mad Men or Jessica from True Blood but I don't think that color suits me unfortunately.
tlsgirl tlsgirl 7 years
I covet Blair Waldorf's color. I wish my own was more chocolaty brown than golden.
dakmo dakmo 7 years
I idolized Debra Messing's hair about 10 years ago. The color, texture, length - I loved everything about it. I wanted my hair to be exactly like hers!
Vanonymous Vanonymous 7 years
For my last cut, I brought in this picture of Jane Birkin: It came out exactly like it b/c I have the same type of hair (and the same color). Last year I did Gisele layers. In high school I rocked Gwen Stefani type hair. Bleach blond w/ bangs. I feel like I have to bring in a pic of somebody or the stylist won't get it right.
Yogaforlife Yogaforlife 7 years
Hmm, I have loved celeb cuts/color and gone in and had it done. But I'm pretty good at knowing if the style will work with my hair texture and my natural skin tone. I've copied Meg Ryans hair cuts several times (she does a great shag); I loved Meg Ryan in the 90's and early 2000's. I love Victoria Beckham's cuts - we both have very fine hair and petite faces - her cuts always work great on me. And I'm currently rocking Katie Holme's chin length bob with bangs.
postmodernsleaze postmodernsleaze 7 years
Haha, I totally got "the Rachel" in 6th grade. I've looked to celebrity styles for inspiration, but I've never followed one celebrity hair style religiously.
any any 7 years
i've copied one celeb style, victoria's bob im not obssesed it just wanted to try something diferrent. but hey i dont think "celebs" are the only ones with hair cuts to try
sungemini sungemini 7 years
i have copied celebs and stars hair because i am always looking for something new and different... not that im obsessed... but cuz i need to have a different look all the time for my clients to look at... like right now my hair is a cross between hailey williams from paramore and lady gaga... strange mix... YES... but i love it...
oni1 oni1 7 years
in elementary school i was already a fan of old black and white movies and often tried and failed to set my hair in those styles.
BriannaLovesKaty BriannaLovesKaty 7 years
I dyed my hair to be like Katy Perrys, big mistake! It looked terrible on me and had to be color stripped.
sloane220 sloane220 7 years
i used to love mariah carey's hair when i was a little kid. unfortunately i couldn't copy it because my hair was nothing like hers.
gigill gigill 7 years
My current hairdo is inspired by Lily Allen's choppy 'do she sported on the cover of Nylon. I like her, but defo not obsessed or into copying anything else of hers.
LuniaFloria LuniaFloria 7 years
I've copied Marlo Thomas' ("That Girl") hairstyle (minus the flip, because my hair is too long) but not because I'm obsessed, I just look good with bangs. :D
neonbee neonbee 7 years
My hair's too straight and my face shape is round so it's difficult trying to copy celebs' hairstyles. I just recently copied Katie Holme's short style, and everyone seems to love it. I'm not obsessed with her hair or anything though.
runningesq runningesq 7 years
I love the hair of the chick on Secret Life of the American Teenager. I also hate myself for watching that show ;)
Pistil Pistil 7 years
I envy a lot of hairstyles, but I never try to copy the look. My hair is difficult that way.
fleurfairy fleurfairy 7 years
Audrey Tautou. She always looks fantastic, especially with her pixie cut.
KateLynn2011 KateLynn2011 7 years
I've copied tons of celeb haircuts, but not bc I was obsessed with them. I had the Jen Aniston "friends" cut, Nicole Kidman's long shag, Coco Chanel's short bob and Nicole Richies short haircut with thick sideswept bangs. You never know what looks best with your face until you've tried them all.
Smashboxchick Smashboxchick 7 years
No, because my hair is awesome already. And I honestly dont feel as though anyone should have a hair idol, because not all hairstyle look the same on everyone.
PrincessLtrain PrincessLtrain 7 years
I've never idolized a hair cut, but there were two up-do's that I used to LOVE. The first was on Selma Hayek. Her hair was up in four large rolls (which sounds terrible, I know) with a beautiful tiara around it. Then for my wedding I had originally wanted to copy Julia Robert's Oscar winning hair. Once we tried it that look went out the door! I still think she looked fab though!
lizzie008 lizzie008 7 years
Taylor Momsen from Gossip Girl. I always bring a picture of her bangs. I love her hair in Season 2
jenniferg jenniferg 7 years
I wouldn´t say I loved an artist that much to copy a hairstyle, rather a character in a TV show...I confess I LOVED Anna Stern´s hairstyle in the O.C. (and in fact her whole style, her clothes also), and at one point I actually got a haircut similar to hers...
bryseana bryseana 7 years
I copied my tenth grade math teacher's hairstyle. She was also the cheerleader coach. All the guys thought she hot.
plasticine1 plasticine1 7 years
genesisrocks genesisrocks 7 years
I like Brigitte Bardot's hair and I've copied some of her styles but never went as far as to dye my hair that color and do the whole look
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