Category: vintage fashion

Actress Geraldine Brooks is fitted into an eve…

Actress Geraldine Brooks is fitted into an evening gown by designer Emilio Schuberth at his fashion house in Rome, 1951, photo by Robert Capa

Jean Patchett wears a gown by Jean Dessès in a…

Jean Patchett wears a gown by Jean Dessès in a photo by Norman Parkinson, 1950

Suzy Parker, Paris, 1952, photo by Georges Dam…

Suzy Parker, Paris, 1952, photo by Georges Dambier for Elle

Joan Crawford, 1943

Joan Crawford, 1943

“I never go outside unless I look like Joan Crawford the movie star. If you want to see the girl next door, go next door.”

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Model in Dress by Carosa Roma, Photo by Pasquale de Antonis, 1949

Fashion photo by Martin Munkacsi for Harper’s …

Fashion photo by Martin Munkacsi for Harper’s Bazaar, 1936

Ginger Rogers, 1935

Ginger Rogers, 1935

Carole Lombard, 1934

Carole Lombard, 1934

Remembering Norma Shearer, “the Queen of MGM” …

Remembering Norma Shearer, “the Queen of MGM” in the Thirties, on her birthday (August 11, 1902 – June 12, 1983)

“The exemplar of sophisticated 1930s womanhood, exploring love and sex with an honesty that would be considered frank even by modern standards”. – Mick LaSalle

Dorian Leigh wears a Jacques Griffe suit in a …

Dorian Leigh wears a Jacques Griffe suit in a photo by Georges Dambier for Elle, Paris, 1957