Mannequins posant pour la maison Christian Dior photographiés par Loomis DeanTime en 1957


Models posing in new Christian Dior collection - (iconic) 1957 LIFE Svetlana Lioyd in green Victoire in White gown Alla in Black Photo Loomis Dean

Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly backstage at the 28th annual Academy Awards... if only women were still this classy today... oh what a world what a world.

Classy ladies, Audrey Hepburn and Grace Kelly backstage at the Annual Academy Awards on March 1956 love their dresses! No actress even come close to these two today!

vintage beach ladies

Balloon senior picture ideas for girls. Senior picture ideas for girls with balloons.

Christian Dior launched Corolle  (the French word for the botanical term corolla or circlet of flower petals),  his first collection on 12th February 1947 with voluptuous, soft silhouettes. In his words, "I have designed flower women".

February 1947 - Dior's New Look. Fashion critic and Harper's Bazaar editor-in-chief Carmel Snow exclaimed, 'It's quite a revelation, dear Christian. Your dresses have such a new look!


Christian Dior: The creator of the New Look which brought back glamour to Parisian Fashion post WWII

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.

Janet Randy in Cristóbal Balenciaga, November 1951

Janet Randy in Cristóbal Balenciaga, November 1951

Robes de bal réalisées par Charles James, 1948

L'exposition 'Charles James: Beyond Fashion' au MET

Cecil Beaton's photograph of Charles James's ball gowns for 'Vogue.' Photo: Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Charles James: Beyond Fashion," the Anna Wintour Costume Center's inaugural exhibition, focuses on the architectural nature of James' couture gowns.

Dior Couture by Patrick Demarchelier

Dior Couture by Patrick Demarchelier

Dior Couture - Patrick Demarchelier captures a retrospective of Dior Haute Couture ranging from 1947 to present day in a photo book that was released late

Louise Brooks, Chanel

Chanel's Louise Brooks inspired with model Nadja Auermann by photographer Mario Testino in Harper's Bazaar, August 1993 ("Romance, Decadence")

1950s style

Christian Dior Pre-Fall 2009 “” The Great Pretender Magazine: Vogue US May 2009 Photographer: Steven Meisel Model: Natalia Vodianova as Jean Patchett “”

hedy lamarr

Hedy Lamarr in Gilbert Adrian - 1941 - Ziegfeld Girl - Photo by Clarence Sinclair Bull vintage fashion style color photo print ad model magazine movie star portrait white gown dress evening formal