Looking at underlayers Montgomery Ward, Carol Brent ad. To achieve that "poodle skirt" silhouette, tulle crinolines like these were employed. As many as four or five could be worn, though one would provide a suitable improvement for "everyday" casual.
Vintage Evening Dress by Yves Saint Laurent pour Dior 1958
~Late Herbert Levine classic pumps, purple suede with butterfly buckle~
Monique Chevalier, Vogue Editorial shot by Irving Penn, 1958
Womens Short Sleeve Maxi Dress Pink
Marchesa Sequined tulle gown ~ Oh, my Gosh! Like stars against the night sky.
25 Retro Party Ideas All Mad Men Watchers Should Try Love the gold cocktail inspired cupcakes, printable faces for a photo booth and "cigarette" cookies