Bert Stern, Vogue, 1962

Monique Chevalier is drinking a Château Lafite-Rothschild wine from "If I Had a Million", photo by Bert Stern, Vogue, April 1962

elegance is the only beauty that never fades 😻

bygonefashion: Vintage pattern books I would definitely have made this dress, my style back then.

thirdcoastclassic: Christian Dior’s black silk faille cocktail dress with white fichu, 1955 . I remember my Mom and her cocktail dresses and yes, a hat !


A fabulous, princess seamed ball gown in yellow silk by Jean Patou (N° photo Richard Dormer, Vogue Pattern Book April/May 1969

day dresses - Era - very feminine We hope to see more elegant ladies at W&P.

Teen dates in the were usually at a diner such as in this picture. Other popular dates were drive-ins or picnics. The dates were simple and cheap. Couples would share a milkshake at the diner.