The illusion stocking (for thinner ankles). From Glamour Daze. c. 1920’s
I’ve dressed thousands of actors, actresses and animals, but whenever I am asked which star is my personal favorite, I answer, “Grace Kelly.” She is a charming lady, a most gifted actress and, to me, a valued friend. - Edith Head
Marion Morehouse and unidentified model wearing dresses by Vionnet-Edward Steichen 1930
Four young women wearing large, ornate hats. Photographed in 1908 by James McAllister.
From the Alexander Turnbull Library collection
Silk ball gown | Met Museum | late 1870s
People going to a party in march 1914. The woman looks like a belle epoque painting, just a couple of months before the start of the first world war.
Lisa Fonssagrives on the Eiffel Tower, a photo by Erwin Blumfeld for Vogue, 1939
Anton Walbrook by Ursula Richeter, 1928.
Zita Johann as Helen Grosvenor in The Mummy (1932)
Marguerite Clark by Apeda, early 1920s