Robert Capa - Paris 1950's

Tuesday, April 28, 2009
Again from Jessica at My Vintage vogue
This image from Paris 1950 is by Robert Capa, better known for his war photography.
This one shows he could shoot glam just as well.Sadly he died in Vietnam 1954

Vintage Vogue -1950's -Part One

And finally a collection of Vogue images from 1950's.
Courtesy of Jessica at My Vintage Vogue
Scroll down for other fabulous images from 1920's,1930's and 1940's.

Vintage Vogue - 1940's

Lisa Fonssagrives,

The collection just gets better and better.Well done to Jessica [aka myvintagevogue ]
These fabulous fashion images are from the 1940's.
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Vintage Vogue -1930's

Wonderful collection of mostly vogue fashion images from the 1930's.
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Vintage Vogue -1920's

Wonderful collection of fashion images from [ mostly] Vogue Magazines.
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Norman Parkinson Glamour Gallery

After Van Dongen. Adèle Collins ,Vogue, 1959
Wenda Rogerson and B. Goalen, Vogue ,1949Enid Boulting ,Vogue ,1950
Melanie Hampshire with Jill Kennington -1963

The great Norman Parkinson, portrait and fashion photographer for Vogue.
Parkinson always maintained he was a craftsman and not an artist. From his early days as a photographer up to his death he remained one of the foremost British portrait and fashion photographers.WIKI PAGE

1920's Clothing - Timeline

Monday, April 6, 2009

Found this on the excellent
A lovely review of 1920's fashion style in clothing from 1921 to 1929.
Drawn largely from Mary Brooks Picken's Book - The Secrets of Distinctive Dress.
As you can see it's good to remember that there was more to womens dress in the 20's
than the Flapper !