They say necessity is the mother of invention, but what about the necessity of reinvention —
In the world of Hollywood, one woman knew how to do just that.
She lived until 90, and for more than half a century, Marlene Dietrich seamlessly revolved from actress to cabaret singer, fashion icon to sex symbol, pushing the boundaries of what was expected in the female form — an all around ingenue whose intrigue still lasts today.
Said the starlet, “I dress for myself. Not for t…