Model is wearing a two-piece slate blue dress by Heatherlane in McBratney Irish linen. Photograph by Leombruno-Bodi. Guatemala, May

Pierre Balmain. Paris, 1952.

Balmain is always so gorgeous and intricate. Beaded and sequined embroidered lace dresses by Pierre Balmain, Paris, 1952

Capucine - café de la paix, 1952. #Europe #Travel

Capucine at Cafe de la Paix, Paris, 1952 - photo by Georges Dambier. The gloves! The hat!


Model lounging on bed, wearing Claire McCardell's pink and white striped dress Vogue 1952 Photo Richard Rutledge Lisa Fonssagrives in “Spice Pinks to Summer In” Richard Rutledge, Vogue, April 1952

Paris Fashions at the Grand Steeplechase at Auteuil, 1928   (by thefoxling, via Flickr)

Paris Fashions - 1928 - The Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris, Auteuil Racecourse - Watsonette by Janny Dangerous

Paris, 1955 #Fashion #Vintage

B Paris chic: model patricia in jaques fath by walde huth, paris, 1955

Paris 1961 by Willy Rizzo

Dorian Leigh, photo by Willy Rizzo, Paris, 1961

Dress, Dinner  Lucile  (British, 1863–1935)  Date: 1918 Culture: British Medium: silk, cotton, metal

Dinner dress Lucile (British, Date: 1918 Culture: British Medium: silk, cotton, metal Dimensions: Length at CB: 48 in. cm) Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Kalman, 1979 Accession Number: b

glimmer-in-the-darkness:  oldrags:  highvictoriana:    historiful:    Unknown woman, c. 1880s.

my-ear-trumpet: glimmer-in-the-darkness: oldrags: highvictoriana: historiful: Unknown woman, c.

Womans Dress (open robe and petticoat) | England 170-1780 brocaded silk taffeta LACMA Collections

LACMA England Woman’s Dress (open robe and petticoat), circa Costume/clothing principle attire/entire body, Brocaded silk taffeta; linen-lined bodice, Center back of dress: 62 in. center front of petticoat: 37 in.

Woman in lace frock and feathered hat, circa 1908

Old Photo - Edwardian Lady with Fancy Hat

Old Photo Edwardian Lady Fancy Hat Fashion

Christian Dior 1951

"Classic" Never goes out of style!Christian Dior, Harper's Bazaar September 1951 - photo by Karen Radkai.

French Vogue, September 1954

Candy Tannev in dress by Jacques Fath, photo by Clifford Coffin, Paris, French Vogue, September 1954

Sophie Malgat 1953 by dovima_is_devine_II, via Flickr

Pastel Blue Suit and matching hat - Jean Patou, 1953

Wartime Britain Fashion, June 1943

June 1943 - Wartime Britain Fashion - (vintage lady, style, dresses, hats, World War II era)