1. Pressed to pick out a celebrity who might typify the Madewell girl, Mau chose Kate Bosworth and Rachel Bilson. This does not entirely jibe with my mental picture of my tough immigrant great-grandfather selling stiff denim overalls to New England dockworkers.
  2. Sagging Pants And The Long History Of 'Dangerous' Street Fashion : Code Switch : NPR

    "people have been fretting about sagging for nearly three decades."

  3. usnatarchives:

"Jenny on the Job" was a series of posters issued by the Public Health Services in 1943 created by artist Kula Robbins. This specific poster is titled "Jenny on the Job - Wears styles designed for victory", depicting what women working in the factories and around machines were expected to wear. In today’s Pieces of History post, you can read more about how women’s pivotal role in the workforce during WWII greatly influence the fashion trends of the decade. National Archives Identifier: 514684.

    usnatarchives:

    "Jenny on the Job" was a series of posters issued by the Public Health Services in 1943 created by artist Kula Robbins. This specific poster is titled "Jenny on the Job - Wears styles designed for victory", depicting what women working in the factories and around machines were expected to wear. In today’s Pieces of History post, you can read more about how women’s pivotal role in the workforce during WWII greatly influence the fashion trends of the decade. National Archives Identifier: 514684.

    Reblogged from: usnatarchives
  4. chelsea peretti + details requested by anonymous
    Reblogged from: itsbrooklyn99
  5. 
Mary Astor

    Mary Astor

    Reblogged from: moviessilently
  6. barbarastanwyck:

Irene Dunne, 1952

    barbarastanwyck:

    Irene Dunne, 1952

    Reblogged from: viviensleigh
  7. (via Les Beehive – Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue by Mikael Jansson, July 2014)
  8. lesbeehive:

Les Beehive – Lupita Nyong’o for Vogue by Mikael Jansson, July 2014
    Reblogged from: lesbeehive
  9. finethankyouandyou:

Tanaquil LeClercq, a dancer for the New York City Ballet Company, tries on ballet slippers at Capezios. From Cosmopolitan magazine. 1953.
Photograph by Genevieve Naylor

    finethankyouandyou:

    Tanaquil LeClercq, a dancer for the New York City Ballet Company, tries on ballet slippers at Capezios. From Cosmopolitan magazine. 1953.

    Photograph by Genevieve Naylor

    Reblogged from: finethankyouandyou
  10. Anna Kendrick, Elle, July 2014. Photo by Carter Smith. Why is the candelabra hiding her arm?

    Anna Kendrick, Elle, July 2014. Photo by Carter Smith.

    Why is the candelabra hiding her arm?

Next

I'll tumble 4 ya.

Paper theme built by Thomas