50s dresses

yocalio:

I’ve dressed thousands of actors, actresses and animals, but whenever I am asked which star is my personal favorite, I answer, “Grace Kelly.” She is a charming lady, a most gifted actress and, to me, a valued friend. - Edith Head

synathroesmus:

A designer is only as good as the star who wears her clothes.
– Edith Head (October 28, 1897 – October 24, 1981)

hollyhocksandtulips:

Detail from Listerine advert, 1952

hollyhocksandtulips:

Detail from Listerine advert, 1952

hollyhocksandtulips:

Bally Miss, 1956

hollyhocksandtulips:

Bally Miss, 1956

In the mass editor they’re so beautiful that I cry

In the mass editor they’re so beautiful that I cry