Explore 1940s Fashion, Fashion Vintage, and more!

herringbone high-collared jacket with wide cuffs, photo Clifford Coffin

Model wearing a smoky brown herringbone high-collared jacket with wide cuffs, photo by Clifford Coffin,

Vogue, April, 1951

Fashion is somewhat like history; it repeats itself. Jean Patchett, Vogue, 1951 Photo by Clifford Coffin

1959 - see how colors become complex again near the end of the decade

Model wearing suit of tobacco-brown wool tweed with a Canadian lynx collar. Accented with emerald green velvet hat 1959 Horst P.

Model in figure-hugging black dress worn with light sheer organza plaid jacket by Grés, hat by Gilbert Orcel, photo by Pottier, 1951

Model in figure-hugging black dress worn with light sheer organza plaid jacket by Grés, hat by Gilbert Orcel, photo by Pottier, 1951

Love the collar, accentuates the neck and drops the shoulders.

Model in double-breasted wool coat with large collar by Anthony Blotta, Vogue, October 1951

1963  Christian Dior

For over three decades, Marc Bohan defined the classic elegance that is Christian Dior. He joined the Christian Dior London line in 1958 + t.

1940s Swagger Coat Full Length Tuxedo Collar Hollywood 1843 Vintage 40s Movie Star Olivia deHavilland Vintage Pattern Size 16 Bust 34 by sandritocat on Etsy

Swagger Coat Full Length Tuxedo Collar Hollywood 1843 Vintage Movie Star Olivia deHavilland Vintage Pattern Size 16 Bust 34 by sandritocat on Etsy

1951 Jean Patchett in wasp-waisted dress with tiny fly-away bolero worn with butterfly-bow silk blouse by Norell, photo by John Rawlings

Jean Patchett in Norman Norell, Vogue February Jean Patchett is considered the first super model by many. Here, she is wearing designer Norman Norell who created expensive RTW that embodied Paris chic.

vintage everyday: Fabulous Fashion Photographs From Vogue Taken by Clifford Coffin From Between the 1940s and 1950s

American photographer Clifford Coffin is considered by many who knew him as the greatest of Vogue 's "lost" photographers - an a.

Merle Lynn is wearing a coat by Jacques Griffe (N° 1596), Vogue Patterns Counter Master Book Summer 1965

Vogue Patterns Counter Master Book Summer 1965 Merle Lynn is wearing a coat by Jacques Griffe

Evening coat Designer: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, 1906–1978) Date: 1947 Culture: American Medium: silk

Evening coat Designer: Charles James (American, born Great Britain, Date: 1947 Culture: American Medium: silk

Pinterest
Search