Monthly Archives: February 2013

VINTAGE FASHION & STYLE

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Vintage photography of retro fashion, beauty & style.

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SILENT MOVIE PHOTOGRAPHY

THESE VINTAGE PHOTOGRAPHS ARE WONDERFULLY STAGED TABLEAUX FROM A BYGONE ERAhope

THE ABOVE COUPLE ARE A FASHIONABLE PAIR OF DANDY YOUNG LOVERS FROM THE EARLY NINETEEN THIRTIES. HIS HAIR IS SLICKED BACK WITH BRILLIANTINE TO WITHIN AN INCH OF IT’S LIFE, WHILST HER HAIRSTYLE IS SPRINGING OUT ALL OVER  THE PLACE. NOTE SHE IS WEARING A PEARL ENGAGEMENT RING & MATCHING NECKLACE.

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THIS RETRO COUPLE LOOK LIKE THEY BELONG IN A SILENT MOVIE FROM THE NINETEEN TWENTIES. THE LADY HAS A CHEEKY SMILE & A CHEEKY SENSE OF FASHION. WITH HER EXCESSIVELY FRILLED SLEEVE, COMBINED WITH SOME KIND OF ANIMAL PELT THROWN OVER HER SHOULDERS SHE IS WORKING HER ACCESSORIES.

 

THE HUMOR & BEAUTY OF RETRO PHOTOGRAPHY

THESE VINTAGE PHOTOGRAPHS ARE BEAUTIFUL & INTERESTING TO LOOK AT, WHILST THEIR NAIVE QUALITY IS ALSO HUMOROUS & ENCHANTING.her hairTHE ABOVE PICTURE IS FROM MY VINTAGE POSTCARD COLLECTION. I JUST LOVE THE OLD HAIRSTYLES & STAGED POSES PRINTED ON THESE OLD CARDS & I JUST CAN’T RESIST ADDING MY OWN CAPTIONS.great hairTHIS COUPLE LOOKS SO PERFECT IN THEIR VINTAGE CLOTHES, POSING IN FRONT OF A STUDIO BACKDROP OF A PRETEND BUT PERFECT MOONLIT SKY. I WOULD LOVE TO JUST CLIMB INTO THIS PHOTOGRAPH & PICK A DAISY TO SHARE WITH THIS FASHIONABLE PAIR OF LOVE BIRDS.