Dolly Parton: No ‘Dumb Blonde’

Whether you love or hate her, everyone knows who Dolly Parton is. From her bleach-blonde blown out hair, to her cartoonish style, 60 year old Dolly Parton is a famous icon. But is she a fashion icon? Some would say yes. Dolly has mentioned her “hunger” as a child for pretty clothes and pretty things, which is one influence that drove her passion for fame. Coming from a poor family of 12 children, she evidently didn’t have much of a choice when it came to fashion. “So with patches on my britches, holes in both my shoes, in my coat of many colors I hurried off to school, just to find the others laughing and making fun of me, in my coat of many colors my momma made for me.” she sings. 

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