Fairy Tale Fashion
What would I wear if I lived in a fairy tale?
"The Birth of NOLEMIRE THE MERMAID " Steel Corset by FIORI Couture
If no one will join me, I'll happily drink my tea by myself...
Glynis Johns in “Miranda” 1948 The baby has a tail too! "We're merely soldiers in petticoats! Dauntless crusaders for women's votes! . . . So cast off the shackles of yesterday. Soldier to soldier into the fray. Our daughters daughters will adore us, and they'll sing in grateful chorus, 'Well done! Sister Suffragette!'"
Mermaid on the stairs. (From the “A Private World” Spread for Vogue Italia. Photograph by Tim Walker.)
Detail shot of hinged corset & skirt from Jean Paul Gaultier's "Mermaids" collection (S/S 2008).
Jean Paul Gaultier Slideshow on Style.com
Another image from the December 2008 Ragazza shoot.