* Paquin small check taffeta-satin suit, 1951 (France Gheys) - Lou Claverie was the designer for Paquin at this time photo by Skillford

1957  Christian Dior

1957 Christian Dior - mock pockets at jacket's waist with button near hem draw attention to the wiast

1949 - Christian DIor wool suit, jacket is fitted with black leather belt and large flap pockets high up, by Gordon Parks, Paris

The Fashionable Mr. Parks

Inspiration: the model on the pages of Vogue France, Christian Dior ”

Editions de La Martinière has just published Sabine Weiss, L’œil Multiple, it is the official catalogue of the retrospective exhibition that opens this weekend at the Jeu de Paume at the Château de Tours.

1958 Svetlana in the famous _Trapeze Line_ dress from Yves Saint Laurent's first collection for Dior, photo by Sabine Weiss, Paris

Salvatore Ferragamo

Dior Cape Love how in that time, elegance and sexy are one in the same with only showing the face!

1960's Pierre Cardin

Dress by Pierre Cardin, photo by Henry Clarke for Vogue, Wouldn't this be just perfect for a registry wedding? Maybe add a birdcage fascinator or large brimmed hat with a wide trailing satin bow at the back.