, a movie she's directing about the 1930s and 40s style icons the Duke and Duchess of Windsor. W.E. (it stands for Wallis Simpson and Edward VIII) stars Andrea Riseborough and James D'Arcy as the American heiress and the English royal, who at the time were one of the world's most watched...

The models had dark lips and retro hair giving the show 30s and 40s style dramatized glamour. Galliano tried to help his case by having every model display a Star of David tattoo. The clothes demonstrated absolute luxury with the use of furs, feathers, silk and wool fabric, and beautifully...

Lanvin Silk-blend Pleated Dress Mustard crepe silk-blend 40s style pleated dress by Lanvin. Two hip pockets. Unlined. Relaxed fit. Hemline finishes at the knees. Pleated and gathered in the front and back. Multi-layered silk round neck with raw edges. Hook and eye neck closure. Key hole...

Kirsten Dunst kicked off the trend in a midnight blue skirt and blouse, while Lily Collins went for a lighter hue in a 40s style shift dress. Also channelling this trend was Felicity Jones who went for a simple shift dress in a shimmering blue. Stepping away from blue was Kate Bosworth...

70s does 40s style ones that come with long sleeves to protect from freezing rain, but pretty prints suitable for sunshine moments. You can also generally rely on there not being so many sunshine moments that the non breathability of polyester becomes a stinky issue, polyester is dead easy to...

Marc Jacobs DESIGNER: Marc Jacobs INSPIRATION: A collection that's strict and severe; '40s style meets the future TOP LOOKS: polka dots pieces, fitted silhouettes, fake crocodile skirts, rubber to look like sequin dresses, rubber trousers, '40′s style pencil skirts, latex and lace TOP...

The ethos of Pandora is that it makes jewellery for women who embrace their own unique story and you can mix and match your own styles, dress up bracelets witch charms and customise your earrings with different styles and all their pieces are beautifully hand-finished. This Paris charm is...

It's the "overlap" style that you see on a lot of dresses from this era; I originally taught myself how to do this method from a 1940s sewing manual! Do keep in mind though that you need a 5/8″ to 3/4″ seam allowance to work with. If you don't, you can easily add additional width by

We absolutely love the '40s style and elegant bird print of this dress from Warehouse - it's so similar to the dresses seen on the Miu Miu catwalk, and it's only £65. I don't know about you, Fashion Week lovers, but for me one of the ultimate highlights of the Autumn/Winter shows was Miu...

The lobby is very small, but charming featuring beautiful Moroccan touches which can be found throughout the hotel. TIP: The elevators are quite small, so if you have a larger family and a stroller, you may have to take a couple of trips up. We stayed in the Mini Suite with 2 Double Beds...

 

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