Thursday, August 24, 2017

Mary Jane Russell is wearing a deep rose red silk dress by Nettie Rosenstein, photo by Horst, Vogue,  September 1953

Mary Jane Russell, photo by Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Paris, 1951

Mary Jane Russell (l) and model in lace evening gowns featuring wheel sleeves by Jacques Fath, photo by Louise Dahl-Wolfe, 1951

Mary Jane Russell in a full-length velvet evening coat with its own geometric angles by Charles James, photo by Irving Penn, Vogue 1949

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Mary Jane Russell in pink silk gauze jacket worn over a Moygashel linen dress by Tina Leser, photo by Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Harper's Bazaar, April 1953

Evelyn Tripp in pretty black and white cotton print dress from Simplicity Pattern 4286, photo by Lillian Bassman, Harper's Bazaar, May 1953

Cherry Nelms in black and gray plaid cotton dress with white piqué collar and black patent leather belt by Mollie Parnis, photo by Richard Avedon, Bermuda, Harper's Bazaar, May 1953

Cherry Nelms in pale cotton chiffon dress tucked and scroll-appliqued, by Adele Simpson, photo by Avedon at the Elbow Beach Surf Club, Bermuda, Harper's Bazaar, May 1953

Jean Patchett in Elgin cotton Moresque print dress by Filcol, earrings by Miriam Haskell, photo by Louise Dahl-Wolfe in the Alhambra, Spain, Harper's Bazaar, June 1953

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Barbara Mullen in two-piece dress by Adele Simpson, photo by Richard Avedon, Harper's Bazaar, April 1952

Barbara Mullen in dress by Omar Kiam for Ben Reig, Neiman Marcus ad, Harper's Bazaar, February 1952

Barbara Mullen in wide-skirted dress with finely pleated details by Adele Simpson, Harper's Bazaar, February 1952

Barbara Mullen in petal-flapped slender silk shantung dress embroidered with white dots from Henri Bendel, photo by George Platt Lynes, Harper's Bazaar, January 1950

Barbara Mullen in a classic knitted blouse with satin applique dots and matching satin skirt, 1949

Barbara Mullen, photo by Norman Parkinson 1952

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Happy Birthday Barbara Mullen, June 3, 1927
photo by William Klein, 1956
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Monique Chevalier in Lutetia EMBA mink coat by Christian Dior, photo by Virginia Thoren, 1958

Monique Chevalier, Max Factor ad, 1964

Monique Chevalier in black chiffon dress by Jacques Heim, coiffure by Guillaume, photo by Irving Penn, Vogue, 1961

Monique Chevalier, MacShore Classics ad, 1963

Monique Chevalier in tweed suit with belted jacket by Lanvin-Castillo, straw sailor has large mesh veil, photo by Irving Penn, Vogue, 1962

Monique Chevalier, photo by Jean-Jacques Bugat, Vogue France, 1962

Monique Chevalier, photo by Jean-Jacques Bugat, Vogue, 1962

Monique Chevalier, cover by Michel Molinare, Harper's Bazaar UK, July 1959

Monique Chevalier, Trifari jewelry ad, 1962
Monique Chevalier, jewelry by Van Cleef & Arpels, Revlon Ultima ad, Vogue March 1, 1963

Monique Chevalier in silk-satin chrysanthemum-printed evening gown by Adele Simpson, Vogue, September 1958

Monique Chevalier in satin and cut velvet strapless cocktail dress by Christian Dior, photo by Sabine Weiss, 1957

Monique Chevalier is wearing black velvet toque adorned with gold shield and small chenille voilette by Paulette, jewelry by Marcassite, photo by Georges Saad, 1956

Monique Chevalier in the new longer tunic jacket over slim skirt of beige and black tweed worn with high toque of black satin, by Jean Dessès, photo by Georges Saad, 1956

Monique Chevalier in black wool coat-dress with large attached stole draped over the shoulder and fastened with brooch by Nina Ricci, hat by Claude St. Cyr, photo by Georges Saad, 1956

Monique Chevalier is wearing a gray gabardine short hooded cape over a matching suit by Carven, photo by Georges Saad, 1956

Monique Chevalier in bronze tweed suit, jacket has one large pocket on the side and one large button, two large buttons on the suede toque mirror the jacket, by Givenchy, photo by Georges Saad, 1956

Monique Chevalier in beige and black wool houndstooth suit, longer jacket has half black leather belt that dips in back, by Maggy Rouff, hat with very sheer voilette by Gilbert Orcel, photo by Georges Saad, 1956

Monique Chevalier is wearing a wide-brimmed hat made entirely of black tulle covered with small mimosa colored balls by Paulette, photo by Georges Saad, 1957

Monique Chevalier in pink and white dotted silk mousseline evening dress with matching stole by Jacques Heim, photo by Jacques Decaux, 1957

Monique Chevalier, photo by Philippe Pottier, 1956

Thursday, June 1, 2017

Monique Chevalier, cover photo by Irving Penn, Vogue, October 1, 1959

Monique Chevalier, photo by Irving Penn, Vogue 1962

Monique Chevalier wearing necklace by Van Cleef & Arpels with silk brocade suit by Chanel, photo by Richard Rutledge, American Vogue, Nov. 15, 1958

Monique Chevalier getting her hair done by Kenneth of Lilly Dache, photo by Sante Forlano, July 1962, New York

Suzy Parker and Monique Chevalier in black-dyed Persian lamb coats by Hammer Brand, 1958

Monique Chevalier in red wool suit by David Crystal, cover by Henry Clarke, American Vogue, Sept. 1, 1958

Monique Chevalier, photo by Irving Penn, American Vogue, Sept. 15, 1958

Monique Chevalier in light blue, three-piece suit in heavy-linen weave silk by Sportswhirl Couture, with matching beret by Emme, photo by Sante Forlano, 1962

Monique Chevalier wearing blue dress in Moygashel Irish linen by Sloat, black patent handbag by MM, kid gloves by Aris and beret by Emme, photo by Sante Forlano, 1962

Monique Chevalier, photo by Irving Penn, Vogue April 1962

Monique Chevalier for a Revlon ad, 1962

Monique Chevalier holding Fleming-Joffe snakeskin shoe from small scale, photo by Karen Radkai, Vogue 1962

Monique Chevalier in pale blue jersey blouse by Sloat, ruby and diamond jewelry by David Webb, coiffure by Kenneth, photo by John Rawlings, 1961