The Sunday Scroll: American Icons

This Sunday, scroll and admire iconic American women who excelled in their craft and provide inspiration to us at Mestiza. We encourage all women to express their creativity and freedom through their personal style. Click into our photographs to channel the looks of these American Icons.

Bette Davis in a white dress with blue sashBette Davis: Born in Lowell, MA. Bette Davis as Madge in the film, 'Cabin in the Cotton'. 1932. Getty Images.

Blue and white 3D floral overlay dressMestiza. Enough Already, Flora. Palm Beach, FL. 2023 *Styled with Sapria Jewel Drop earrings

Nina Simone in a tiered gownNina Simone: Born in Tryon, NC. Petard, Gilles. Portrait of Nina Simone. 1962.

Floral print off shoulder gownMestiza. Gloria Sets her Sights. Palm Beach, FL. 2023. *Styled with Mestiza's Caicos Pearl earrings

Marilyn Monroe in a gown by a carMarilyn Monroe: Born in Los Angeles, CA. Worth, Frank. Marilyn Monroe in the film, 'How to Marry a Millionaire'. 1953.

Elise floral print slip dress MestizaMestiza. Easy there, Elise. St. Louis, MO. 2022.

Doris Day singing wearing a yellow dressDoris Day: Born in Cincinnati, OH. Unknown. Doris Day Singing by the Piano. 1950. Bettmann Collection.

Yellow halter dress by MestizaMestiza. Whoopsie in the Seraphina. Palm Beach, FL. 2023. *Styled with Mestiza's Caicos Pearl earrings

Gene Tierney studio portraitGene Tierney: Born in Brooklyn, NY. 20th Century Fox Press Photograph. Production Portrait of Gene Tierney. 1944.

Maisie floral printed mini dressMestiza. On Set with Maisie. Palm Beach, FL. 2023. *Styled with Mestiza's Magnolia Drop earrings

Georgia O'Keeffe above the Chama RiverGeorgia O'Keeffe: Born in Sun Prairie, WI. Webb, Todd. Georgia O'Keeffe Photographing the Chama River. 1946.

Remy floral midi dressMestiza. Remy Takes a Short Cut. St. Louis, MO. 2022.

Michelle Obama in OahuMichelle Obama: Born in Chicago, IL. Loeb, Saul. Michelle Obama attending the Summit in Oahu. 2011.

Madeline floral printed mini dress by MestizaMestiza. Meeting Up with Madeline. Palm Beach, FL. 2023. 

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