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A blog by Melrose Antiques. We heart vintage fashion, accessories, jewelry and style.

updownsmilefrown:

Italy’s Carabinieri patrolling Rome, wearing their Summer uniform in Florence.

updownsmilefrown:

Italy’s Carabinieri patrolling Rome, wearing their Summer uniform in Florence.


Muriel Maxwell photographed for Vogue by Horst P Horst, 1939 (via)

Muriel Maxwell photographed for Vogue by Horst P Horst, 1939 (via)

hollyhocksandtulips:

Couple at a soda fountain Photo by George Marks

hollyhocksandtulips:

Couple at a soda fountain
Photo by George Marks

theniftyfifties:

Cosco dinette advertisement, 1957

theniftyfifties:

Cosco dinette advertisement, 1957

solo-vintage:

1930s Actress Helen Twelvetrees wearing a dress designed by Elsa Schiaparelli.

solo-vintage:

1950s wedding dress with white gloves and a daisy headdress from Harper’s Junior Bazaar April 1950.

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indypendent-thinking:

First Bikini, 1936 (Ruth Langer) * 10 years before the presentation by Louis Réard * Photographer unknown

indypendent-thinking:

First Bikini, 1936 (Ruth Langer)
* 10 years before the presentation by Louis Réard *
Photographer unknown

midcenturymodernfreak:

Homemade Black & White TV | ACMI Collection
1957 This TV was built by Mr F. D. Straford. The electronic components were purchased as a kit of parts. - Via

midcenturymodernfreak:

Homemade Black & White TVACMI Collection

1957 This TV was built by Mr F. D. Straford. The electronic components were purchased as a kit of parts. - Via

hollyhocksandtulips:

Patsy Kelly and Doris Day on set of “Please Don’t Eat the Daisies”, 1960

hollyhocksandtulips:

Patsy Kelly and Doris Day on set of “Please Don’t Eat the Daisies”, 1960

cg54kck:

Hong Kong Harbor, Harper’s Bazaar, 1958
by Gleb Derujinsky

cg54kck:

Hong Kong Harbor, Harper’s Bazaar, 1958

by Gleb Derujinsky

indypendent-thinking:

The Queen with Prince Charles and Princess Anne, 6 November 1954 by Marcus Adams (by The British Monarchy)

indypendent-thinking:

The Queen with Prince Charles and Princess Anne, 6 November 1954 by Marcus Adams (by The British Monarchy)