Marilyn Monroe (1926 – 1962) has become an American cultural icon, celebrated by many the world over. The actress was a prodigy of Lee Strasberg and one of the most popular sex symbols of the 1950s. To this day she continues to inspire women all around the globe ensuring her status as a culture and style icon. The design of the Muses Marilyn Monroe was inspired by the iconic Ferragamo high heels that Marilyn wore, reflecting her femininity and sensuality. The color of the writing instrument refers to the iconic white dress that she famously wore in the film The Seven Year Itch. The shape of the clip with pearl recalls her jewelry and love of pearls.