One popular '50s trend that isn't quite as simple is a Bettie Page-inspired bang. The iconic Playboy model, who was famously called the "Queen of Pinups," looked absolutely amazing with her signature jet black fringe. Short bangs, however, can go wrong--very, very wrong--as the celebrities below prove. In some cases, the 'do can even call to mind a kindergarten photo.
While some stars like Katy Perry have mastered super-short bangs, other celebrities have ended up looking, well, awkward.