BILLIE HOLIDAY (Eleanora Fegan, 1915-1959). American jazz singer and songwriter, known for her unique vocal style. Nicknamed "Lady Day" by her friend and musical partner Lester Young.

Antique Art Deco Glass Mini Bottle of Gardenia by Orelay, $55.00

Kate Moss and Liberty Ross - March 2001

Anne Bancroft & Shirley MacLaine

September 12, 1953 - A tiara made of lace, decorated w/ orange blossoms in the traditional form, was used to tie the veil to her hair. White & pink gardenias & orchids were arranged in Jacqueline's bouquet.

Julie Delpy

Lovely vintage bridal gown in 1938 Vogue UK

Billie Holiday ~ Suffering with depression, Billie made some beautiful music. She has tragic beauty

"I hate straight singing. I have to change a tune to my own way of doing it. That's all I know." - Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday

LADY SINGS THE BLUES (BILLIE HOLIDAY) Colorized image from an original black & white portrait first published in Down Beat magazine, February 1947 Follow us on Tumblr  Pinterest  Facebook  Twitter

Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday by Don Hunstein, New York City, 1957

Louis Armstrong and Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday at the d’Orly airport, Paris, by Jean-Pierre Leloir, 1958.

Billie Holiday. See that FABU head wrap? Class and style are interminable. Wanna know what that means? http://thewritewayfaye.wordpress.com/ Then check that ^ out.

the incomparable Billie Holiday

BEAUT.

Amy Winehouse

sade!