Georgia Hamilton in dress by Balenciaga, photo by Richard Avedon, Harper's Bazaar, 1953

Vintage glamour - Georgia Hamilton, Paris studio, August 1953 Photographer: Richard Avedon Wool dress by Balenciaga

China Machado by Richard Avedon.

Photograph by Richard Avedon. Model is China Machado. Suit by Ben Zuckerman, hair by Kenneth. New York, November More about Richard Avedon here: Wikipedia: Richard Avedon

Another reason hats should not have gone out of style, an automatic frame for your face.

Dovima with Sacha Cafe des Deux Magots, Paris, 1955 Photographer: Richard Avedon Hat by Balenciaga

This elegant profile portrait is inspiring in the soft even lighting and delicate pose and attire.  Photo by Richard Avedon, 1950 | Balenciaga

Dovima 1950 Dovima wearing Balenciaga's suit with capelet of black silk satin matelassé, photo by Richard Avedon for Harper's Bazaar, October 1950

Dior by Richard Avedon, 1960 by georgina

Dior’s Madrilena Dress of floating pale gray faille Alexandre of Paris Coiffure - Richard Avedon - Harper’s Bazaar Dec 1960

Cristóbal Balenciaga red velvet evening coat/swing coat

Dovima in Balenciaga, Photo: Richard Avedon. Such a rich velvet design.