One of the most popular fashion brands of all time has had a shocking discovery that will manage to amaze and awe the fashion world. The brand in question is Dior, who has recently has had found hundreds of photographs from the 1950s, presumed lost that show off the 50s haute couture and provides a perfect time capsule for the decade.
The photographs were taken by the legendary figure Mark Shaw, famous for his work with the Kennedys and photos of 1950s upper class celebrities that launched him to stardom later on, were discovered in a hidden vault of his and are created a storm with fashion history. The photographs have caused such a sensation that they are going to be published in a book, tentatively titled Dior Glamour: 1952–1962.
The pictures, which are a combination of color and black and white, show off the greatest styles of the French fashion after the war and some exclusive and rare images of Christian Dior at work. Over 140 pictures exist and most of them show off famous figures such actresses, models and even famous socialites of the day decked out in Dior gear. Although the photographs are somewhat unknown, they are well worth seeing to get a good look at some unique and up close looks at the styles of the 50s.
Another Parisian classic is the authentic Louis Vuitton Galliera PM bag. This is favored by Ashley Tisdale and Natalie Cole. Crafted in traditional Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas, the handbag is simply striking by its slouchy frame, cowhide trim and gold tone hardware. It is super supple with a focal point towards its gold tone “LV Inventeur” plaque on the front exterior.
The pre-owned Louis Vuitton Galliera is a classy bag accented with flat leather shoulder strap with adjustable buckle and ring attachments, all in fine quality gold tone hardware. The base of the used LV offers protective feet too. Besides its carefree shape, storage space within is more than ample making it ideal for those trips away.
The used Louis Vuitton GM opens at the top with a magnetic closure. Lined in taupe Alcantara fabric, the user will find a very convenient full size pocket attachment with flap and snap closure. This can easily store a wallet and keys. There is also an open cell pocket right next to it.
An authentic Louis Vuitton Monogram Canvas Galliera PM has achieved success not only as a great looking bag but one that is totally functional. It is up there as one of the great designs from a couture house.