Icon: Shirley Marlin Noznisky (or Novoletsky) a.k.a. Sara Lownds a.k.a. Sara Dylan
Born: 28th October (scorpio) 1939, Wilmington, Delaware, USA
Known-for: first wife of singer-songwriter Bob Dylan and mother of singer Jakob Dylan
Story: Sara was born to Jewish parents but her parents both died during her young adulthood. She worked as a fashion model, Playboy bunny, stage actress and for TIME. She married Hans Lownds and they had a daughter Maria. Sara met Bob Dylan at Alber Grossman's wedding in 1964. Grossman was Dylans manager and Sara knew the bride Sally. She was not familiar with his music and only vaguely knew who he was. The couple came romantically involved sometime in late 9164 and she left her husband for Dylan. Sara and Dylan married in secret ceremony on November 1965 during a break in his tour. Although Sara was pregnant at the time, the marriage was not seen mere wedding of convience). Dylan reportedly "depented in her advice as she were his astrologer, hisorcle, his seer, his psychic guide". Couple had four children together: Jesse, Anna, Samuel and Jakob. Dylan also adopted Maria, her daughter from her first marriage. The marriage start to brake when Dylan started taking art classes from Norman Raeben, a 73-year old Russian imigrant. Dylan has later stated Raebans teaching methods changed radically his way of thinking and his wife never understood him again. It has been thought that Dylans constant touring and and his infidelities put a strain on marriage. Couple's bitter divorce was finalized in 1977 but only in 1983 couple could solve their issues and even considered remarriage. Sara has been the inspiration for many of the Dylan songs.
Style: Sara has been considered one of the great muses. She was the wife and the mother and her style was very earthly. She wore her long dark brown her wild and free with center parting or on a wild afro curls. Her clothes were many times chosen to fit the baby bump or a post pregnancy body. She mixed earth mother wibe with mystical psychic look creating very unique style.
|Sara and Bob - the great lovers. Sara in cotton headscarf, cotton gingham tunic and beads looking every inch demure home maker.|
|Sara in white floaty shift dress and oversized sunglasses.|
|Sarah in stylish pregnancy outfit of white blouse, vestdress, long necklace, oversized sunglasses and shiny loafers.|
|Earth mother Sara in headscarf, hoop earrings, white cotton tunic and jeans.|
|Sara wearing her signature headscarf and hoop earrings with classic mac.|
|Sara wearing wool coat, jeans, knee high boots and fur hat.|
How to get the Great Muse look? Think long dark brown hair or small afro curls, long necklaces, hood earrings, oversized 70's styled sunglasses, loose tunic dress, loose cotton tunics, jeans with narrow leg openings, flat heeled shoes, loafers, classic double breasted coats, trenchcoats, head scarfs, classic clothing pieces.
|Blue and white cotton shirt with gingham pattern is just classic and earthly enough for this look. Farfetch.com.|
|Destroyed boyfriend jeans have classic silhouette but ripped details give modern rebel twist to the pants. Shopbop.com.|
|Black patent leather loafers are a comfy classic with wild twist. Neimanmarcus.com.|
|Red and cream polka dot silk scarf to tie around head is a must for Sara's earthmother muse look. Shop.nordstrom.com.|
|Long beaded necklace gives mystic boho feel to the look. Shop.nordstrom.com.|
|Wide gypsy inspired silver hoop earrings are the top of the look. Neimanmarcus.com.|