September 7th, 2017
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The Deneuve Updo

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An easy way to get Catherine Deneuve’s famous updo is a  black velvet clip-on bow. Love this one by Jennifer Behr.

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  • To be honest whilst it looks nice on CD the clip on looks a bit twee….
    but I guess it’s an age thing for me…..

    RuthSeptember 7th, 2017  6:39 AM

     
  • Great look if you are in your 20s. Can’t do this look at age 42.

    ameeSeptember 7th, 2017  9:50 AM

     
  • I think you can do this bow with a low ponytail at any age – it’s a great look. But I agree about the half up do being quite young.

    KathySeptember 7th, 2017  10:29 AM

     
  • I wear a black satin ribbon with a pony, or black satin head band at night all the time—I get lots of compliments. I ordered this bow and will take a picture.

    PrestonSeptember 7th, 2017  10:56 AM

     
  • Keeping the ponytail or half-up tail on the lower side (lower than on CD) keeps the bow from looking twee.

    IoSeptember 7th, 2017  1:17 PM

     
  • Just LOVE the black velvet bow look! I bought 2 bows/ribbons – both black velvet with one having black beading this past Christmas for myself, kind of. (They were going to be gifts but I loved them too much!!!) I wear them with a ponytail, a half-up/half-down do, around a low bun or top-knot and get compliments all the time! For me, age has nothing to do with it – if it fits your personality, go for it!

    BTW – Deneuve is an absolute stunner! Then & now!!!

    Thank you for posting! Your blog is one of my absolute favorites!

    BeaSeptember 7th, 2017  2:27 PM

     
  • Although it’s not for me, I can see it looking chic on a low, relaxed ponytail at any age. I’m looking forward to seeing how you style it. I’m sure it will be fabulous.

    KarimaSeptember 8th, 2017  10:54 AM

     

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