I’m not the most coordinated and flexible of people, so I have a natural awe of acrobats (and dancers) and
French actress and dancer Josephine Baker in an amazing stage costume which seems to be made of just rhinestones, feathers
A beautiful 1930s bathing suit from around 1930. Isn’t it stylish? Do you think the photo is of two different
Oh how I love this outfit! It’s so chic and Garbo-esque! I love the tilt of the hat, the sharp
Isn’t this just the prettiest advert? It dates from 1931 and is an advert for Casino de Paris. I assumed
Clara Bow was the quintessential ‘it’ girl and a flapper icon. She was one of the few silent movie stars who
Woman wearing a pleated dress and fur coat, early 1930s.
There’s something about photos of real brides on their wedding day which I find fascinating. These brides are all from
For several years, now, whenever people think of vintage or retro décor, chances are they’re thinking 1950s, ’60s and ‘70s.
A rather risqué publicity photo of Carole Lombard showing rather a lot of side-boob, 1929.
This model won First Prize at the Hairdressing Fashion Exhibition in London 1935. The trend to shorter hair had progressed
I haven’t posted a design for a while (so much for my New Year’s resolution eh?), but this is one
Isn’t this a delightful photo? I know that opinions have changed enormously about having exotic animals as pets and you
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1930s actress Libby Holman photographed in 1932 wearing a strapless gown. Source and copyright This photograph is a work for
1930s actress and dancer Marilyn Miller photographed as a ballerina in 1932. Source and copyright: This image (or other media
Need some inspiration for a 1930s-inspired hairstyle? That’s what I thought! So here’s my gallery of 30s hair dos –
1930s skiing fashions from the cover of McCalls Homemaking magazine, 1938. Jinx Falkenberg in California, photographed by Nickolas Muray. Source and copyright: