Posted: October 31, 2017 Filed under: 1970s, Adrian Mann, Andre Ledoux, Bernshaw, celia birtwell, christian dior, cosmopolitan, Electric Fittings, jeff banks, ossie clark, Russell & Bromley, Suliman, Uncategorized, yves saint laurent
Playsuit and skirt by Ossie Clark for Radley. Shoes from Russell and Bromley.
An incredible editorial, photographed in and around Nice. I dream of returning to Nice with a wardrobe full of these frocks…
Photographed by Bill King.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Cosmopolitan, November 1973.
Cire raincoat by Andre Ledoux. Peeptoe shoes by Saint Laurent. Sunglasses by Dior.
Forties dress by Jeff Banks. Perspex shoes from Russell and Bromley.
Dress by Bernshaw. Fur coat by John Bates for Austin Garritt. Shoes from Russell and Bromley.
Lurex dress by Mary Quant. Shoes by Saint Laurent.
Tie back jumpsuit by Electric Fittings.
Silk dress and jacket from The Suliman Shop.
Posted: April 25, 2017 Filed under: 1970s, Butler & Wilson, charles jourdan, harpers and queen, Inspirational Images, Packy Cannon, Piero de Monzi, Vintage Editorials, yves saint laurent, zandra rhodes
Dove grey crepe edge to edge jacket. Dove grey crepe mid-calf skirt. Pink silk shirt with finely pleated collar. All by Zandra Rhodes.
Zandra Rhodes has come up with a brand new collection for her brand new shop at 14a Grafton Street, W1. Using crepe and pure silk, in muted colours – grey, black and bois de rose, and always with her characteristic love of detail, she has produced immensely wearable clothes to see you through the day, and into the evening.
Photographed by Packy Cannon.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Harpers & Queen, July 1975.
Bois de rose pleated v-neck top and narrow silk cord tie-belt. Bois de rose wide crepe trousers with one lily type pocket in pleated crepe. Both from Zandra Rhodes. Peach leather sandals by Charles Jourdan.
Cream silk shirt with finely pleated collar. Bois de rose crepe mid-calf skirt with pockets in panels of finely pleated crepe. Both from Zandra Rhodes Sling back wedge sandals by Charles Jourdan.
Black finely pleated crepe v-neck top with cap sleeves and silk cord tie belt. Black crepe ankle-length skirt. Both from Zandra Rhodes. Shoes by Saint Laurent Rive Gauche.
Floor length black crepe dress with buttoned cuffs. From Zandra Rhodes. Shoes by Saint Laurent Rive Gauche.
Posted: April 20, 2017 Filed under: 1970s, brigitte bardot, Chris Clyne, cosmopolitan, Simpson of Piccadilly, Vintage Adverts, yves saint laurent | Tags: 1970s, brigitte bardot, Chris Clyne, cosmopolitan, leslie phillips, simpsons of piccadilly, vintage adverts, walter albini, yves saint laurent
Co-starring Leslie Phillips in a shameless ‘let’s stick it to the old guard’ gesture. Intrigued by the mention of ‘Brigitte Bardot’ as a brand name, can anyone enlighten me?
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Cosmopolitan, May 1978.
Posted: February 5, 2017 Filed under: 1970s, bus stop, John Bishop, lee bender, Over 21, Richard Sharah, yves saint laurent | Tags: 1970s, bus stop, lee bender, over 21 magazine, rive gauche, yves saint laurent
Black cire top by Lee Bender from Bus Stop. Coin earrings by Rive Gauche.
Photographed by John Bishop.
Make-up by Richard Sharah.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from.Over 21 Magazine, December 1975.
Posted: January 11, 2017 Filed under: harpers and queen, Inspirational Images, shoes, Steve Hiett, yves saint laurent | Tags: 1970s, harpers and queen, rive gauche, shoes, Steve Hiett, wedges, yves saint laurent
Brilliant red patent leather sandal with suede straps thonged in patent. By Saint Laurent Rive Gauche.
Photographed by Steve Hiett.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Harpers and Queen, January 1975.
Posted: February 9, 2015 Filed under: 1960s, Bert Stern, Brossin de Méré, hair, Hair and make-up, Inspirational Images, Make-up, Revlon, Vogue, yves saint laurent
With the ear coquetry, Revlon’s Natural Wonder watercolour eye shadows — beige, brown, and white from a three-part compact. Black Cola and Cola Frost liners. Lipstick is Great Granny Red. . . . Saint Laurent’s “gypsy” bride dress: Brossin de Méré’s silk patchwork organza. To order: I Magnin.
At last! We have a term for when your ears poke through your hair: Ear Coquetry.
Photographed by Bert Stern.
Scanned by Miss Peelpants from American Vogue, August 1969.
Posted: January 19, 2015 Filed under: 1960s, 1970s, british boutique movement, celia birtwell, chelsea girl, Hildebrand, james wedge, janice wainwright, jean varon, jeff banks, john bates, ossie clark, radley, simon massey, website listings, yves saint laurent, zandra rhodes
Yves Saint Laurent Rive Gauche
Plenty of new listings at Vintage-a-Peel (also available on Etsy) at the moment, including a superb 1970s Saint Laurent Rive Gauche silk wrap dress. There’s also a Celia Birtwell-print Radley dress, a Zandra Rhodes-print Hildebrand dress, Ossie-esque Janice Wainwright maxi, a rare James Wedge hat and the loveliest chiffon Jean Varon dress. Enjoy!
John Bates for Jean Varon
Hildebrand with print by Zandra Rhodes
Radley of London with print by Celia Birtwell
Janice Wainwright for Simon Massey