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Pierre Balmain, 1950 - dress styles gained popularity with the creation of Dior's postwar "New Look" in In when Dior left the army, he joined the fashion house of Lucien Lelong, where he and Pierre Balmain were the primary designers.

Tuppence Ha'penny: Travelling Light: Weekend Wardrobes

Vintage Fashion: Tuppence Ha'penny - Travelling Light - Weekend Wardrobes 4 piece sets ( 4 pieces make 4 different outfits)

Vintage Dior- 1950's

Ateliers Christian Dior, années Every time i see this pin, it is stated as "vintage" or "retro" Christian Dior Haute Couture Fall 2009 fashion show. Model Sigred Agren is 24 ans. Impossible image from the

50's fashion (dress, gloves, purse, belt, bracelet - I love it all)

This pin has no info as to what decade or where this pic was taken. But judging by the dress style, white gloves and purse, I put this in the Classy and elegant.

Retro waves - would love to try this, maybe for holidays? swept to one side and pinned in back. So lovely and elegant to me.

This Vintage Style Is Making A Comeback

A glamorous retro wave hairstyle. Perfect for evening wear. Simple to do, curl hair with curling iron. Then brush out and apply argan oil from shaft to ends to give those waves for a soft and shiny look.


hair and makeup inspiration from Myrna Hansen, Miss USA 1953 Retro vintage classic hairstyle


This is the type of clothing you wore when you were pregnant very loose fitting top no baby bump (vintage top

grace kelly - timeless elegance | More Grace Kelly lusciousness here: http://mylusciouslife.com/photo-galleries/entertainment-books-movies-tv-music-arts-and-culture/

Princess Grace Kelly de Monaco with her Hermès 'The Kelly' bag // American Airlines commercial

60's style - wide brimmed hats will protect you from the sun plus help you channel a free spirit hippie vibe ;)

"Girl at Rolling Stones concert" : Stone’s free concert in Hyde Park, London in The caption reads: “Hats off to teenage fashion … as displayed by the eye-catching sequins worn by Pamela Donaldson (…)”. Photo by Ian Harris,

Cool cape..1960s fashion photography by Henry Clarke. (via: theswingingsixties)

Benedetta Barzini in Fabiani’s white tent coat, being admired by sculpted bust. Photo by Henry Clarke for Vogue, “White with the most swing in Rome–Fabiani’s tent coat. Almost a cape, double.

Miami, 1955. Photo by Nina Leen.

LIFE MAGAZINE Miami fashions, model in suitable settings for afternoon and casual play clothes. Location: Miami, FL, US Date taken: 1955 Photographer: Nina Leen