Hats of the 1930s Film costume heavily influenced hat trends, especially those worn by Greta Garbo and Marlene Dietrich.
Marlene Dietrich in Desire (1936)
Lily Daché (1898 – 1989) was one of the leading Milliners in New York City. She was born in France, and arrived in New York in 1924. She was to become...
Anderson & Sheppard [Books] Fashion Copious Some photographs are vintage—such as Gary Cooper, Cary Grant, Fred Astaire, Charlie Chaplin, Douglas Fairbanks Jr, Laurence Olivier, Alec Guinness, Noel Coward, Evelyn Waugh, and Marlene Dietrich. But the book also brims with specially commissioned portraits of today's clients, including...
10 memorable movie tuxedos
From gender-bending Marlene Dietrich to Sean Connery's James Bond to a couture-clad Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw... here's a look back at ten very memorable movie tuxedos.
Directed by: Josef von Sternberg
Starring: Marlene Dietrich and Gary Cooper
Invest: Diane von Furstenberg Tuxedo for Women Has androgyny ever looked so sexy? And, really, who doesn't want to channel Marlene Dietrich in a '50s Paris nightclub? Love it.
I've been looking for a good excuse to go out in a gorgeous, sleek tuxedo for a while. Yes, the visions of Marlene (as well as lovelies like Charlize Theron,...
Complete Runway Music of F/W 11/12 Shows 2 Dance of The Sugar Plum Fairy by Tchaikovsky' performed by Valery Gergiev & The Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra
L'infanzia Di Maria - Fabrizio de Andre
I've Been In Love Before - Marlene Dietrich
Pines of Rome: IV. The Pines of the Appian Way (I pini della vin Appia) by Charles Dutoit &...
FGI Dallas Rising Star Honoree Shirin Askari Chats with PinkMemo like Grace Kelly, Katherine Hepburn or Marlene Dietrich (Sans the eyebrows).
PM: Who is your role model?
SA: My mom...she is the strongest person I know.
PM: What accomplishment are you most proud of?
SA: Having my own business.
PM: What is your favorite piece from your Fall/Holiday...
Journées Particulières – a Two-Day Open-House Event by LVMH This is where Dior founded his label in 1946, and showed his first collection on February 12 1947, an event that was attended by Marlene Dietrich, Rita Hayworth, Jean Cocteau and the young Richard Avedon. Visitors will see the maison in its entirety, with tours of the various ateliers,...
200th post! Transforming an art form to another: Richard Avedon They depict celebrated beauties in high fashion, including Marlene Dietrich in Dior, Dorian Leigh in Piguet, and Suzy Parker in Lanvin-Castillo amidst the cafés, nightclubs, and street life of post-war Paris.
Visit the exhibition at 4 Rue De Ponthieu, 75008 Paris.
Glamour of the Gods, Hollywood Portraits The photographs are all from the period between 1920 and 1970, and feature familiar faces such as Clara Bow, Marlene Dietrich, Marilyn Monroe and Elizabeth Taylor. Many of these pictures have been previously published in Kobal's collections of images, such as Hollywood Glamor Portraits: 145...
Retro Chick Reviews: Style Me Vintage Make Up The looks the book covers are 1920s – Clara Bow, 1930s – Marlene Dietrich, 1940s – Rita Hayworth, 1950s – Marilyn Monroe, 1960s – Audrey Hepburn, 1960s – Twiggy, 1970s – Farrah Fawcett, 1980s – Siouxsie Sioux, 1980s – Madonna.
Obviously the only way to review this kind of book is to try out...
Tea in the Sahara at La Mamounia's New Luxe Hamman Even prior to designer Jacques Garcia's extensive style overhaul, visiting the Mamounia and its extensive gardens and grounds was like stepping into the Marlene Dietrich film, Sahara or wandering into a frame from Bertolucci's iconic Moroccan film, The Sheltering Sky. On my last visit I spent...
Myths and Facts About Paris 2 years after we first met, my friend Vanni confessed to me when he first moved here he hoped every woman would be dressed like Marlene Dietrich in Desire. He was obviously deceived when he realized most girls are strictly Converse-jean-trenchcoat. No renard stoles, no feathered dresses, no...
Marilyn Back from the Dead for J'Adore Filmed at the gorgeous Galerie des Glaces at the Château de Versailles, Charlize rushes backstage to get ready for a fashion show and along the way we see Grace Kelly, Marlene Dietrich and Marilyn Monroe digitally brought to life among the melee of the backstage action.
Adoring The Classics " 80's Purple Charlize Theron, Grace Kelly, Marlene Dietrich and Marilyn Monroe to be specific. It's a wonderful rendition of these iconic ladies and proves to tell us that the J'adore scent is both iconic and classic. Enjoy!
Dior Short Film Stars Charlize Theron, Grace Kelly, Marlene Dietrich and Marilyn Monroe Charlize air kisses Grace Kelly, glances over at Marlene Dietrich wearing a top hat, suit jacket and stockings and hears Marilyn Monroe whisper, "Dior".
"It was incredibly glamorous and fantastic. I don't think I'll experience something like that again in my lifetime." - Charlize...
Fashion Quotes by Designers We Love & Admire Laurent
The fashion jack of all trades, Karl Lagerfeld
My personal favorite quote from the first woman to be known for reinventing her style constantly, Marlene Dietrich.
So even with new trends coming into play, the important thing to remember is style—make it yours and make it work!...
Les Paradis Artificiels: Blonde or Brunette?
Later, in the 40's, colour codes changed a bit: usually blondes were the seductive, ambiguous and fun ones (Veronica Lake and Marlene Dietrich) while brunettes were the mysterious, feline, evil ones (like Ann Blyth in Mildred Pierce- you just have to watch that movie!- or Gene Tierney in......
Fashion Inspiration from Marlene DietrichIn "Morocco" (1930), Dietrich plays an "exotic, jaded, daringly androgynous" nightclub singer in a racy love triangle involving her wealthy patron and a handsome Foreign Legion soldier. How fabulous is this clip (below) where, clad in a men's tux, she cheekily flouts convention: charming a...
Introducing the New Agent Provocateur Autumn/Winter 2011 CollectionImagine the late, great Elizabeth Taylor as Cleopatra, Marlene Dietrich as Catherine the Great, Norma Shearer as Marie Antoinette.
Agent Provocateur honours the season's focus on tailoring with highly-technical sculpting waspies, corsets and lingerie dresses.
Deep suspenders and full...
EcoSalon at Stockholm Fashion Week: Josefin Strid Breaks Gender Barriers"
Perhaps we are at a crossroads similar to when icons like Marlene Dietrich made it okay for women to wear pants, something that had previously been just as unthinkable as a man wearing a skirt to the office.
Designer Josefin Strid speaks to press after her show at Stockholm Fashion...