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Little Edie

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Edith Head, that is! Today is the celebrated designer's birthday! Lots of pics of her work throughout the day over at the Facebook page. Pop over and take a look!  Edith....   Edith's design for Audrey Hepburn in "Breakfast at Tiffany's"       Edith's design for Audrey Hepburn in "Sabrina"        

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Getaway Sticks!

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Today we're looking at gorgeous (vintage) gams over on the Facebook page! Some highlights....scramble on over and join in, post your own!     

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There's No Nicer Witch Than You

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Halloween is coming! Today's theme over on the Facebook page is witches! Some highlights... Joan Crawford, 1920s...   Häxan (Danish title: Heksen; English title: The Witches or Witchcraft Through The Ages) 1922       Silvana Mangano in The Witches (1967)       Stevie Nicks, 1978     Pop over and join in the wicked vintage fun! 

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Manly Fashion

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Menswear influenced fashion throughout history but it wasn't until the 1930s that pants became an acceptable part of womens daily wear. Today we're looking at the male influence on womens wear over on the Facebook page!   Dorothea herself, my grandmother, rocking trousers in the late 1930s...   Unknown woman, 1930s....fantastic pleated pants!      Salvador Dali with Gala, matching trousers, 1930s     1940s woman in slacks and blouse....     Come on over to the FB page to see more!     

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The Vintage Bride

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It's Matrimony Monday over on our Facebook  page.....glorious and glamorous brides and weddings of the past. Seen here, a Chinese bride and bridesmaids, early 1920s, China. By John D. Zumbrun - Photography of China.   

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