The notoriously bored and charming Morticia Addams from the cult classic The Addams Family has unknowingly become a fashion icon over the years. From Zac Posen to Rick Owens, we’ve seen more than a few celebs and designers do it Morticia Addams style.
We all recall Jolie’s early looks on the red carpet that were clearly influenced by Ms. Addams. As TIME Arts Editor Jessica Winter so eloquently summed up her 2000 Oscars look: “The consensus was that Jolie came dressed as Morticia Addams, but Morticia Addams showed more cleavage and didn’t canoodle with her brother.” Here are 10 fashion trends we can all borrow from Morticia Addams.
1. Dark, Dramatic Nails
Morticia Addams style is sexy, dramatic, and (assuming you’re into it) easy to emulate. Especially for fall, a dark manicure (or pedicure if you’re feeling less goth) is perfectly glam.
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