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Who knew a nylon wedding dress could be so beautiful?

1950s nylon wedding dress

Isn’t this 1950s wedding dress a dream? It doesn’t seem so as appealing when you read that it’s made from Nylon, but all the same it’s very beautiful! Although unless I’m very much mistaken, modern day veils are made from nylon too (I think), is that right?   Source and copyright: Some rights reserved by […]

 

Joan Crawford looking veiled and edgy, 1930

Joan Crawford looking veiled and edgy, 1920s

Isn’t this a stunning photo of Joan Crawford? It dates from the early 1930s and I love the dark lace-veiled hat and those wicked lips – isn’t she fabulous?

 

Sixties model Benedetta Barzini

1960s model Benedetta Barzini photographed by William Klein for Vogue March 1964 Source and copyright: Some rights reserved by and used with kind permission from dovima_is_devine_II

 

Vintage lookbook: 1970s Blondie

Clockwise from centre: Sleeveless body with lace insert panels and Privilege black cross over heels with gold chain detailing both by Miss Selfridge, Rachel Red Wide Stripe Knicker Shorts and Felisha Studded Button Cuff from Boohoo Photo of Blondie source and copyright: Some rights reserved by bunky’s pickle

 

Lauren Bacall, 1950s

Lauren Bacall

Publicity photo of Lauren Bacall. Source and copyright: This work is in the public domain because it was published in the United States between 1923 and 1963 and although there may or may not have been a copyright notice, the copyright was not renewed.