Did you could have a sense that Beth Harmon’s type was impressed by Audrey Hepburn whereas watching The Queen’s Gambit? That was purposeful, and *ding ding ding* you might be completely proper. We mentioned all the style references with the Netflix collection’s costumer Gabriele Binder, who defined that she regarded to totally different icons from the ’60s all through the present, shifting Harmon’s look ever so barely as she grew up. “As Beth matures, her type adjustments with new experiences and locations she travels to. Her early type is influenced by Jean Seberg, Audrey Hepburn, and Natalie Wooden, amongst others,” Binder informed CelebrityPie.
Regardless that Harmon, performed by Anya Taylor-Pleasure, goes on to spend time in New York and compete in chess tournaments in Paris and Moscow later within the story, the Hepburn affect carries on. She would possibly decide up slight magnificence strikes from the likes of Edie Sedgwick, and later, the hats and hairstyles of Juliette Gréco, however her aesthetic continues to be subtle, boyish, and delicate unexpectedly — a mixture Hepburn mastered and made iconic.
Only for enjoyable, we gathered pictures of Hepburn all through the ’50s and ’60s and in contrast them to the seems Taylor-Pleasure wears as Beth Harmon on the present. We simply need to warn you earlier than you start to scroll — you may need to get your self a tall glass of water, as a result of like they informed spectators on the match between Borgov and Harmon in Russia, you are gonna be right here for some time.