Browsing Tag

sixties

  • Design, Film, Living

    Casa Malaparte

    Casa Malaparte is a house on the Isle of Capri which sits on a cliff 32 metres above the sea overlooking the Gulf of Salerno. it was designed in 1937 by Adalberto…

  • Miss Moss: High school fashions, 1969
    Fashion, Vintage

    High school fashions, 1969

    i know what you’re thinking… are these more fashion snaps from coachella? no indeed! these are high school fashions in 1969 photographed by arthur shatz for life magazine.…

  • Fashion

    Jet Black Bob

    have been very, very tempted by this hair lately. – anna karina – chantal goya – both by ciorania…

  • Vintage

    running wild

    a group of wild horse herders photographed by bill eppridge for life magazine in 1968…

  • Film

    Le Apartomatic

    wes anderson and roman coppola directed this ad for stella artois. damn, i wish it were a feature length film. seen via mid-century modernist…

  • Vintage

    cannes, 1962

    if you peruse celeb blogs you might have noticed that the cannes film festival was on and ended a couple of days ago (see my favourite fashion picks if you like). these are photos…

  • Vintage

    playmates

    i discovered this tumblr filled with old playboy photos from the 50s & 60s (and some 70s). it’s all very tame, sweet & nice to look at (though many images are not…

  • Vintage

    teenage shindig

    these photos are from Life magazine’s archives: Teenage Music – The Beachboys, The Righteous Brothers,  ABC’s “Shindig” … i’m assuming it’s one of those american tv specials from the late fifties / early…

  • Fashion, Vintage

    snappy dresser

    i don’t ever feature contemporary men’s fashion because (a) i have no interest in it and (b) 99% of the time it’s too metro looking for my liking. do people still use that…