Tag Archives: Wallis Simpson

Vintage look book: 1930s evening dress

Vintage look book: 1930s evening dress

This is a 1930s evening outfit, which I thought would look particularly good on Wallis Simpson, especially with the jangly vintage button bracelet (which of course would have been made of solid gold if it had really belonged to her!). What do you think Above: Vintage 1930s  Velvet Evening Dress with Matching Beaded Jacket from […]


The 6 most iconic wedding dresses

Jackie Kennedy wedding dress

Now this is a really tough question: Who are the most iconic brides of all time? Some obvious ones spring to mind: Grace Kelly in the dress which inspired Kate Middleton’s wedding gown (or at least that’s what I suspect happened), Audrey Hepburn in her white minidress and headscarf? There are a lot to choose […]


The Duchess of Windsor in a polka dot dress

Duchess of Windsor

Wallis Simpson, the Duchess of Windsor photographed by Toni Frissell with a big umbrella and a very pretty polka dot dress. Source and copyright: This work has been released into the public domain by its author, Toni Frissell. This applies worldwide.