American socialite and fashion icon Slim Keith (1917-1990). Photographer unknown.

American socialite and fashion icon Slim Keith (1917-1990). Photographer unknown.

Fashion Icons - 1960s and 1970s Style Icons - Harper's BAZAAR - Slim Keith - contemporary of Babe Paley, this Upper Est Side swan was a true example of the jet set - with a wardrobe to match.

#theLIST: 10 Indie Style Icons

Fashion Icons - 1960s and 1970s Style Icons - Harper's BAZAAR - Slim Keith - contemporary of Babe Paley, this Upper Est Side swan was a true example of the jet set - with a wardrobe to match.

Slim Keith. I see something of Edward Hopper in this photo. The light, maybe. The loneliness, too.

Slim Keith. I see something of Edward Hopper in this photo. The light, maybe. The loneliness, too.

Lady Nancy 'Slim' Keith (1917-1990), American socialite, fashion icon and wife to director-husband, Howard Hawk.  [Photographer unknown, via Twirling Clare]

Lady Nancy 'Slim' Keith (1917-1990), American socialite, fashion icon and wife to director-husband, Howard Hawk. [Photographer unknown, via Twirling Clare]

Slim Keith with Howard Hawks.  LOVE the cropped trousers and lace-up espadrilles.

Slim Keith with Howard Hawks. LOVE the cropped trousers and lace-up espadrilles.

Slim Keith. Legend says she taught Lauren Bacall how to walk, talk and dress.

Slim Keith. Legend says she taught Lauren Bacall how to walk, talk and dress.

Of course, she was beautiful. But not every beautiful woman looks like this.

Of course, she was beautiful. But not every beautiful woman looks like this.

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