If only I could pull off short Bettie bangs to go with all this stylish-French-independent-leading-lady energy I have built up deep inside! Instead, here's me in a red beret to cover my unfortunate hair, and an entire consignment store ensemble. Look! I'm color coordinated to match the trees in my front yard! Or are the trees in my front yard color coordinated to match me? How avant garde!
Some awesome stylish-independent-leading-ladies: