Avedon, 1951. photography

Avedon & Erté

classy style: Barbara Mullen wearing hat by Lili Dache, photo by Richard Avedon, New York 1951


“Flower Girl” Vogue UK, February 1992 photographer: Patrick Demarchelier Christy Turlington black and white, giant flower (larger) TFS // loveliesteyes, bienenkiste

Dovima, 1950

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

carmen dell'orefice in fashion photos by richard avedon.  a retrospcetive editorial in harper's bazaar spain may 2011.

1957 The famed Carmen Dell’Orefice, modeling Pierre Cardin’s sacque coat in rose brocade. The unique line flairs stiffly from a wide collar. Photo by Avedon for Harper’s Bazaar

Liner and lashes

classy zen shot of beautiful face, closed eye, hot lips, diagonally hidden from hat's slice

We HDovima modeling an evening gown by Jole Veneziani in a photo by Richard Avedon for Vogue, Milan, 1958ad Faces Then

wehadfacesthen: “ Dovima modeling an evening gown by Jole Veneziani in a photo by Richard Avedon for Vogue, Milan, 1958 ”

Mark Shaw, Vanity Fair lingerie photo shoot, 1953.

Vanity Fair, 1953 Photograph by Mark Shaw. I reposted just because this is a beautiful picture

Oh my word!  I need to wear this dress!  Vogue - 1951 - Belle of the Ball in Balenciaga

Inspiration: Classic Black & White - Love this classic black and white image, and her beautiful Balenciaga wedding gown.

Известные украинки стали участниками благотворительного фотопроекта 'Щирі', надев на себя старинные украинскиие костюмы. В студии Дмитрия Перетрутова были воссозданы ретро-образы XIX-начала ХХ столетия из разных регионов страны.

Women's clothing from Galicia (Lviv region). Suit: scroll with wool, at the bottom - shirt with embroidered collar. Headgear - a wreath of flowers painted paper coated with wax.