2.05.2009

forties fashion

To me, forties fashion represents the hay day of glamour and all things glamourous. I love the rich colors, the chic gloves, the flattering silhouettes, the flawless make-up, the flashy jewelry, and most of all, the breathtakingly gorgeous shoes.

Some looks I love:


My grandmother has always told me I was born a half a century too late; I'm starting to believe it.

[Photos: 1-Dita Von Teese via The First Post; 2-1940's fashion illustration via Revamp Vintage; 3-Nanette Lepore's collection from 2006's New York Fashion Week via Zoozoom]

2 comments:

Edwige said...

Very cute and girly blog, i like it so much

Merci beaucoup Kelsy.

Edwige from Paris (France)

{à la mode} said...

Thank you, my dear! I'm glad you enjoy it.