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Bizarre 1950s Body Jewelry

Bizarre 1950s Body Jewelry

So, who knew there was a trend for body jewelry in the 50s?  These photos are from 1951 of ‘Cling’

The Art Deco Cleopatra

The Art Deco Cleopatra

In 1934 Cecil B. DeMille directed a movie version of Cleopatra which was every bit as sumptuous and decadent as

Theda Bara

Theda Bara

1920s silent movie star Theda Bara looking a lot less vampish than she was generally made out to be! I

Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr

Warner Brothers Studio publicity photograph of Hedy Lamarr for the 1944 film The Conspirators. I love her necklace!

Myrna Loy

Myrna Loy

1930s movie star Myrna Loy wearing an elegant halterneck dress. I’m slowly but surely falling for 1930s fashions, they were

Joan Collins in the 1970s

Joan Collins in the 1970s

Goodness me, now that’s a cross face if I ever did see one! This 1970s photo of Joan Collins (looking

Zsa Zsa Gabor

Zsa Zsa Gabor

The incredibly beautiful and regal-looking Zsa Zsa Gabor photographed by her studio in 1955. Stunning eh? Having said that I’ve

Tallulah Bankhead

Tallulah Bankhead

Actress and movie star Tallulah Bankhead photographed in the late 1930s or early 1940s.

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