Model in Vionnet Dress - 1920's - by Madeleine Vionnet (French, 1876-1975) - Condé Nast Archives - @~ Watsonette

Madelaine Vionnet is my heroine. I own a tattered early copy of one of her dresses - I will restore or recreate!

Exploring Shorpy – Miss Moss

Exploring Shorpy

Dorothy Leary & Dorothy Quinn (LOC) by The Library of Congress Bain News Service,, publisher. Dorothy Leary & Dorothy Quinn [between ca. 1915 and ca.

Evelyn Brent, 1920s.

A butterfly hostess gown of sapphire blue with brilliants and crystals and a silver turban worn by actress Evelyn Brent - 1920

Ascot 1920s

Women's Fashion at Royal Ascot, June 1921 (b/w photo) / Ascot Racecourse, Berkshire, UK / Mirrorpix

Vampira in Life Magazine, June 1954

An Vampira photo shoot from a 1954 edition of Life Magazine. I particularly like this page, showing the beginning of her show. - photo via Weird Retro fb page

ladies where ladies

fashion city lady paris newspaper french old fashioned old fashion 1920 paris france franch french woman qui est cette fille

lovely dresses on two 1920s ladies. love the parasol

model marion morehouse [in bouffant dress] + actress helen lyons [in long sleeve dress] - dresses by Kargère + masks by the illustrator W. Benda - photo by edward steichen

Mary Pickford

Mary Pickford This delicate flower co-founded United Artists; acted, wrote and directed; and negotiated her own contract.