by Nina Leen, 1951.

City fashions, photo by Nina Leen, 1951

Pinner wrote:  Modes Royale -

Great green polka dots by Modes Royale


Models demonstrating umbrellas under artificial rain on TV program "Home". Photo by Ralph Morse

Suit by Lanvin-Castillo, 1951.

Elegant, beautifully curve hugging skirt suit by Lanvin-Castillo, 1951

"Traffic", Ivy Nicholson by Norman Parkinson for US Vogue, 1957

Ivy Nicholson, 1957 Photo by Norman Parkinson

suzy parker 1959  60s mad men plaid day dress blue yellow umbrella full skirt vintage fashion style color photo print ad model

1959 Fashion, I really like this, it tickles me because first thing fashion gurus say today is, don't be too matchy-matchy.

Vintage fashion

Great green polka dots by Modes Royale

Adorable summer dresses 1956 ad 50s

Full skirt dresses from fashions vintage style party dress day dress black velvet floral red blue white floral color photo print ad models drop waist summer winter

Erwin Blumenfeld, 1950 hat gloves umbrella in white

Erwin Blumenfeld, Alternate of the Vogue U. cover, March 1950 © The Estate of Erwin Blumenfeld. Courtesy of the Nicéphore Niépce Museum, Chalon sur Saône, France.

That umbrella! #vintage #1940s #fashion #accessories

model: Frances White via web

vintagesonia:    Gene Tierney photographed for a Vogue spread while she starred on Broadway in “The Male Animal” (1940)

Actress Gene Tierney 1940 Gene is wearing a peppermint-striped playsuit with long sleeves and a bare midriff.

Such a dreamy floral print summer dress. #vintage #1950s #fashion #dresses

Matching Umbrella and dress

Vintage 1940s fashion- striped dress, hat and umbrella-  Traina-Norell, Bonwit Teller 1943

Vintage fashion- striped dress, hat and umbrella- Traina-Norell, Bonwit Teller 1943

Jean Patchett in Arthur Jablow 1953

Jean Patchett in an Arthur Jablow suit 1953

Irving Penn, Woman with Umbrella (Lisa Fonssagrives-Penn), New York, 1950

Lisa Fonssagrives in Lilly Dache hat - April 1950 - New York - Vogue - Photo by Irving Penn Look at how tiny her waistline was. Very unhealthy for her.

1954 John Cavanagh    handwoven Isle of Bute tweed, in a light emerald green.

Vintage Bute tweed image, so elegant.