MODE POUR LES SAISONS 1940’s

Written by  on May 2, 2013

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A nostalgic look back at 1940’s French fashion-editorials for the style-conscious woman, via some wonderful vintage fashion magazines, featuring delightful illustrations from the period.

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MISS JOAN HOLLOWAY, WHAT A DOLL! BY DYNA MOE

Written by  on May 2, 2013

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A paper-doll homage to the sexy, bold and sassy Miss Joan Holloway, “Mad Men”s femme fatale office-manager , as realised  (in awesome retro style) by Dyna Moe,  based on costumes designed by Katherine Jane Bryant!

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VINTAGE WELDON’S FANCY DRESS FASHIONS

Written by  on May 1, 2013

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Here is  a series of delightful vintage fancy-dress patterns by Weldon’s, predominately for children, but there are also some fun examples for ladies & gentlemen – to use the terminology of the day!

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