25 Vintage Photos Showing Flight Attendant Uniforms From Between the 1930s and 1970s

Uniforms were mandatory from the get-go, with the first flight attendants in the 1930s wearing reassuringly nurse-like kit to inspire confidence in plane passengers. Since then, uniforms over the years have woven together aviation history and vintage fashion, with female attendants regularly being at the forefront of popular imagination. Some uniforms were impractical, but memorable.Continue reading “25 Vintage Photos Showing Flight Attendant Uniforms From Between the 1930s and 1970s”

43 Beautiful Photos of 1960’s Women Fashion

In a career that spanned seven decades, Norman Parkinson (1913 – 1990) dazzled the world with his sparkling inventiveness as a fashion photographer. His long association with Vogue, and his numerous assignments for Harper’s Bazaar, Town & Country and other international magazines, brought him worldwide recognition. His impulsive and unstructured style changed forever the static,Continue reading “43 Beautiful Photos of 1960’s Women Fashion”

74 Historic Photos Of British Women At Work During World War I

During The Great War, many women were recruited into many departments and military services for different kinds of jobs. Some of these jobs were vacated by men who had gone to fight in the war. New jobs were also created as part of the war effort, for example, in munitions factories. Over 400 women diedContinue reading “74 Historic Photos Of British Women At Work During World War I”

50 Amazing Vintage Photographs of Los Angeles Chorus Girls From the 1920s to the 1940s

According to literature, it is hard to exactly define the starting point of the common “chorus girl” dancer. It may have been traced back to the Ballet Russes, or perhaps it goes back further to the late 1800s days of the cancan dancers. Many famous actresses started their professional careers as dancers in a chorusContinue reading “50 Amazing Vintage Photographs of Los Angeles Chorus Girls From the 1920s to the 1940s”

22 Colorful Vintage Women’s Street Fashions in the Early 1970s

Although the hippie look was widespread, it was not adopted by everyone. Many women still continued to dress up with more glamorous clothes. Other women just adopted simple casual fashions. More simple early 1970s trends for women included fitted blazers (coming in a multitude of fabrics along with wide lapels), long and short dresses, miniContinue reading “22 Colorful Vintage Women’s Street Fashions in the Early 1970s”

23 Gorgeous Color Photographs Showing Women’s Fashion During the 1920s

Clifton R. Adams (1890-1934), photographer of National Geographic between 1920 and 1934, who died prematurely, has produced hundreds of photos in black and white and 30 albums of Autochromes. He traveled to the United States, Central America and Europe, photographing the countryside and villages. Many photographs portray women caught in moments of everyday life. HereContinue reading “23 Gorgeous Color Photographs Showing Women’s Fashion During the 1920s”