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

Truman Capote

Truman Streckfus Persons A.A Truman Capote author of "In Cold Blood" & "Breakfast at Tiffany's"


Twiggy – Vogue by Richard Avedon, August 1967 I like buying floppy hats, but I never wear them because of my fro

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

RICHARD AVEDON (1923-2004) Dovima and Betsy Pickering, dresses by Lanvin-Castillo, Paris studio, August 1958.  @headswillrollbaby | facebook.

Richard Avedon, photographer Dovima and Betsy Pickering, dresses by Lanvin-Castillo, Paris studio, August 1958

Cristóbal Balenciaga in Vogue, October 1963. Photo: Karen Radkai.

Fur Hat, Ensemble by Balenciaga, photo: Karen Radkai, Vogue 1963


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

Vogue On Designers Balenciaga Book Launches - Preview Pictures ( UK) (Balenciaga's my favourite designer -h)

Balenciaga: All You Need To Know

vogue: In honor of the Kentucky Derby, hats off to these headpieces from the Vogue archives. Model Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn wearing petals by Cristóbal Balenciaga, photographed by Irving Penn, Vogue, 1950

I have wings in my head

Lily Elsie, the Edwardian Theatre actress, in Lucile costume, 1907 "The Merry Widow" costume by Lucile Ltd, Lady Duff Gordon