Leo Fontan - French Postcards c. 1910s

Leo Fontan - French Postcards c. 1910s

vintagemarlene:

black cat stockings, 1914 (www.retronaut.com)

vintagemarlene:

black cat stockings, 1914 (www.retronaut.com)

theloudestvoice:

Joan Crawford, Sally, Irene and Mary, 1925
updownsmilefrown:

A beautician and Max Factor agent paints a seam on a woman’s bare leg. The aim was to produce a tromp l’oeuil effect, giving the impression that the woman was wearing the sheerest of stockings, 1940.

updownsmilefrown:

A beautician and Max Factor agent paints a seam on a woman’s bare leg. The aim was to produce a tromp l’oeuil effect, giving the impression that the woman was wearing the sheerest of stockings, 1940.

Daisy Duck gets dolled up for her date with Donald in "Donald’s Diary" (1954)


"Faded Blonde” - (1928)
Artist:  John Held, Jr.

"Faded Blonde” - (1928)

Artist:  John Held, Jr.


Halloween Ipswich hosiery advert for the modern witch -1926

Halloween Ipswich hosiery advert for the modern witch -1926


Halloween Ipswich hosiery advert - 1927
“When Halloween opens the party season”

Halloween Ipswich hosiery advert - 1927

“When Halloween opens the party season”


mothgirlwings:

Women advertising stockings -  1926

mothgirlwings:

Women advertising stockings -  1926

safetylast:

Harold Lloyd assists schoolgirls in purchasing corsets - Here Come The Girls (1918)

safetylast:

Harold Lloyd assists schoolgirls in purchasing corsets - Here Come The Girls (1918)

vintagegal:

Ginger Rogers in Professional Sweetheart (1933)

vintagegal:

Illustration by Merlin Enabnit c. 1944

vintagegal:

Illustration by Merlin Enabnit c. 1944

mothgirlwings:

Painter of women’s legs by Nina Leen  (c. 1940’s)

mothgirlwings:

Painter of women’s legs by Nina Leen  (c. 1940’s)

Mary Nolan - Photos by Charles Gates Sheldon c. 1920s

Jean Harlow - Publicity photo for Platinum Blonde (1931)

Jean Harlow - Publicity photo for Platinum Blonde (1931)