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Life And Style: Hints On Matters Of Victorian Dress (Gentlemen’s Edition)

As we have already considered this matter for ladies, it seems only fair that we now turn our attention to the gentlemen. After all, dress is not a primarily female concern and it would be silly to pretend that no man has ever been perturbed by the sense that he has not quite ‘got it right’ on one occasion or another. 651 more words

Center of town. Woodstock, Vermont. "Snowy night" by Marion Post Wolcott.

I just came across this fantastic photo by Marion Post Wolcott while doing some photo research for a personal project and had to share.  Love, love, love her work!

Courtesy Library of Congress.


Fashionable Quote of the Week by Germaine Mitzah Bricard

When a man wants to send you flowers, always say, ‘My florist is Cartier.’

– Germaine Mitzah Bricard, French fashion icon of the 1950s and Christian Dior’s muse. 24 more words


Mystery Photos.

This summer while going through family photos I came across these two mystery ones.  I have no idea who the woman and the baby are.  We were having fun trying to figure out when they were taken from the bathing suits.  1950’s? What do you think.