Seniors gather on the lawn for Class Day, the last time before graduation that the class meets as a group, 1895
Cherry Nelms and Jean Patchett
Photo by Richard Rutledge, Vogue, 1954
I love and remember the colors of gray and pink/red: the 1950s personified!
BTW, are you watching this great show?
Check out Midge’s adorable coat, hat and gloves ensemble when she and Abe go to Paris to fetch Rose. Love that look!
Jean Patchett in Mainbocher jacket and floor-length skirt with velvet flowers at the knee.
Photo by Horst P. Horst, 1951
Dorian Leigh in evening dress by Jacques Fath.
Photo by Walter Carone, Spring 1954
I don’t usually like 1940s fashions. My interest tends to begin in the 50s. But, here is the exception that makes the rule!
Fashion photo by Constantin Joffe for Vogue – New York, 1945.
And now, the 50s:
Model Georgia Hamilton, Photo by John Rawlings, 1950s. That is an Eames Aluminum Group chair, originally designed as outdoor furniture by Ray & Charles Eames in 1958. The other stuff in the photo is ok too.
Following Epiphany every year in Florence, the Pitti Imagine Uomo festival happens. This celebration of all things manly and fashionable is quite an event here and the fashionisti can be seen all over the city. They are noticeable for their high style and gregarious attitudes!
This video is the most fun thing of all!