Tuesday, 30 June 2009

Health and Efficiency- February 1938

H&E from February 1938.

Kaja Tvar


From Girl Illustrated magazine, undated; mid 1960s?

Wednesday, 24 June 2009

Virginia Mayo


Virginia Mayo on the cover of Paris Hollywood, from sometime around 1949 I'd guess.

Saturday, 20 June 2009

Macdonald Wave



From The Art and Craft of Hairdressing, 1950.

Friday, 19 June 2009

1930s Glamour

Faith Bacon

Lorraine Bond

Paula Sands

Un-named model

From Paris Nights magazine, unknown date, most likely 1930.

Thursday, 18 June 2009

Fall Fashions of '51


From Practical Cutter and Tailor , Fall/Winter 1951.

Sunday, 14 June 2009

Gab Jacket


Gabardine jacket from a Bantamac ad in Esquire, October 1953.

Andrews Liver Salts


From Good Housekeeping, July 1947.

Rebel Red


Ah, at last! Cosmetics for members of The Worker-Dandyist Internationa! Huzzah!
From Good Housekeeping, July 1947.

Insouciant


From Regal magazine, 1951.

Wednesday, 10 June 2009

The Lucky Suit

From Esquire, October 1953.

Barstool Beauty


Lovely little illustration from L'Humour, October 16th 1937.

In the Long Grass


Cartoon by V.Spahn. From French magazine, L'Humour, October 2nd 1937.

Gold Digger

From Esquire, October 1954.

Fashions of '34



A page of fashions from Moda Practica magazine, December 1934.

Moda Practica


Cover of Moda Practica magazine, December 1934.

Tuesday, 9 June 2009

Pin-Up Extraordinaire


From Album Selection de Pin-Up - Deshabillables et Autres. I think this was something to do with Paris-Hollywood magazine but I could be wrong. Unknown year.

Monday, 1 June 2009

The Dome of Discovery


Advert celebrating the awarding of a work contract on the Festival of Britain's Dome of Discovery to SMD of Slough. From Future magazine, February/March 1951.

Pexwear

From Future magazine, February/March 1951.

Wolf Powertools


From Future magazine, February/March 1951.