17/07/2013 15:50 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 06:12 BST

Vintage Portfolio: Katharine Hepburn

What makes a screen legend? Winning the Best Actress Oscar not just once, but four times, definitely counts. So - it's hardly surprising that American actress Katharine Hepburn has been described as Hollywood's greatest female star, of all time.

After she won her first Academy Award for her role in Morning Glory in 1932, Hepburn went on to pick up the same prize for Guess Who's Coming To Dinner, The Lion in Winter and On Golden Pond. That's not forgetting numerous nominations at the Oscars, BAFTAs and Golden Globes.

Yep, Hepburn definitely secured her status as an acting legend and although she often shied away from the limelight, she will always be remembered as a true Forties style icon. Why? Here's some of her most memorable moments:

Master Katharine's vintage curls with the guide below: