All the following photos are from the August issues of Mademoiselle starting with the 1940s...
|Opps, battery in camera died before I could get the description. Right - $13, Left $11|
Moving into fashionable dresses, suits and accessories from the 50s....
|Milliken Dress Crepe...50% wool 50% worsted...100% popular when the engagement book says "Let's Dress Up." This dress and jacket costume has been created in Millikan Crepe by Tailored Junior you take you smartly through many a winter engagement.|
|Suits that speak your language! Miron worsted check around $60.|
|Love this plaid set! Comes in clear red, smooth green, warm toast, black and white. Gift boxed set of gloves with bag - $11.00; or gloves with scarf - $6; scarf alone - $3.|
|Have I seen capes on the runway lately?|
|Bright coat, black dress - a brilliant merger . The large-collared coat in strawberry pink wool tweed is gently fitted to the waist, tied in passing and arched from there. $100|
|Right off of Sherlock Homes back - but in colors never dreamed of by Watson. Cape-sleeves (nice for sheltering books, et ecters) raincoats of Zelan-treated cotton poplin, all in a row, $17.95.|
I do like the detailing from the 40s and 50s, and the simplicity of the 60s. Do you have a favorite era or style in this bunch? Coming up detailed sweaters from the 40s and 50s.
Vintage Coats, suits, and Plaids, through the 40s, 50s and 60s