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Gloria Guinness...

Harper's Bazaar: Do you always wear white sharkskin tousers and men's cotton tops in black or navy when you are on holiday in Acapulco? Gloria Guinness: Yes I do, is that wrong? HB: Do you have anything special for the evenings? GG: I comb my hair.

“The most elegant woman in the world,” that’s what Eleanor Lambert, the late style umpire and founder of the coveted Best-Dressed List

~Gloria Guiness ~One of Truman Capote's "Swans" ~Babe Paley, Gloria Guinness, Slim Keith & C.

Photo by Cecil Beaton; circa 1970.

Gloria Guinness photographed by Cecil Beaton, 1970

Palm Beach 1960 - Gloria Guinness (born Gloria Rubio Alatorre; 1912 – 1980). Gloria Guinness died of a heart attack at her home, Villa Zanroc in Epalinges, Switzerland at the age of 68. While the circumstances surrounding her death in 1980 remain clouded to some, there is no doubt Gloria Guinness was among the 20th century's best-dressed women of the world. She was a socialite & fashion icon of the Twentieth Century, as well as a contributing editor to Harper's Bazaar from 1963 until 1971.

Gloria Guinness in Palm Beach, 1960

India Hicks. Pinning on this board because she is the granddaughter of Lord Mountbatten, the last viceroy of India. Thus, her name ;) She was one of Diana's bridesmaids.

India Hicks [Granddaughter of The Earl and Countess Mountbatten of Burma].

C. Z. Guest, NYC socialite and style icon, 1959

C Z Guest 1959 in Mainbocher from "High Society - The Town and Country Picture Album

Audrey Hepburn 1963

Audrey por Cecil Beaton em foto promocional para My Fair Lady, 1963

Baroness Fiona Thyssen Bornemisza in front of her palace on lake Lugano

Baroness Fiona Thyssen-Bornemisza, wearing a mink pullover, stands in front of her palace on Lake Lugano in Switzerland, photo by Leonard McCombe, 1963

Gloria Guinness holds a lifetime best dressed list title.

Gloria Guinness inspiration for what to wear to this year's room to bloom gala

Gloria Guinness

Gloria Guinness Cecil Beaton photograph, Alejo Vidal-Quadras painting, Kenneth Paul Block drawing for WWD, Gloria is wearing Dior.

Marlene Dietrich - 1932 - Photo by Sir Cecil Beaton

In Focus: The Portrait

Marlene Dietrich, photo by Cecil Beaton, 1935

1936-they use to get right.

1936-they use to get right.

Daphne Guinness

Daphne Guinness may not yet be a household name to most folks, but to fashion enthusiasts she is a beam of golden light, an ethereal entity… a fashion deity.

Gloria Guinness, from New York Social Diary - Shopping Diary

Gloria Guinness (born Gloria Rubio y Alatorre in Mexico).

Slim Keith.

Nancy "Slim" Keith, Lady Keith was a New York socialite and fashion icon during the and exemplifying the American jet set.

Can anyone tell me who are the girls from the first and last picture on the right side? I don't know them and I feel like I missed some great stories in my life.

Hell yes. Harry Potter & Divergent & Narnia Cronicles & Mortal Instruments & The Fault in Our Stars & The Hunger Games & Percy Jackson & The Maze Runner

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