Amazing Vintage Photos Of Portuguese Women From The Azores Islands In Their Tradition Hooded Capes

Amazing Vintage Photos Of Portuguese Women From The Azores Islands In Their Tradition Hooded Capes

The Azorean hood (in Portuguese, ‘capote e capelo’) is a traditional Azorean garment worn up until the 1930s. A large cape that covered a woman’s figure, allowing only a glimpse of her face, the origin of the ‘capote-e-capelo’ is controversial. Some say that it came from Flanders and others state that it is an adaptation of mantles and cowls that were fashionable in Portugal in the 17th and 18th centuries. Regardless, for centuries the ‘capote-e-capelo’ was a typically Azorean woman’s garment used in Faial. Continue reading »

Nose Warmers Now Exist: Perfect For People Who Are Always Cold

Nose Warmers Now Exist: Perfect For People Who Are Always Cold

Did you know that nose warmers are real thing that you can actually buy on the internet? Featured below are some of the funniest and most awkward examples of this weird fashion trend. All created and sold by Aunt Marty’s Original Nose Warmers Etsy store. Continue reading »

Fascinating Vintage Photographs of Dutch Men In Traditional Volendam Worker Pants

Fascinating Vintage Photographs of Dutch Men In Traditional Volendam Worker Pants

Not long ago clothing was based on local traditions and customs. There were no national brands or fashions. The clothing that one wore reflected the culture of the place: their village, their region. While there may have been less individuality within any given group, there was more diversity between nations and regions; each area had its own costume. Continue reading »

Meanwhile In “Paris Fashion Week”… Have Fashion Designers Gone Insane?

Meanwhile In “Paris Fashion Week”… Have Fashion Designers Gone Insane?

Believe it or not, but this is an actual fashion collection by designer Rick Owens which debuted in “Paris Fashion Week” few years ago. Have fashion industry gone completely insane? Leave your opinion in comments! Continue reading »

Artist Finds Solace In Dreamlike Photography After Mother Passes Away

Artist Finds Solace In Dreamlike Photography After Mother Passes Away

Kirsty Mitchell is a photographer with an awesome talent for creating a surreal and dreamlike universe in her beautiful artwork. Her recently finished project, “Wonderland”, was born as a method of coping with the loss of her mother, who died of brain cancer. Continue reading »

Beautiful Retro & Romance Fashion Photography By Jerry Schatzberg

On a tricycle, photographer William ‘Bill’ Helburn peddles Italian actress and model Elsa Martinelli, who rides in an attached cart, across Park Ave South, New York, 1954.
Beautiful Retro & Romance Fashion Photography By Jerry Schatzberg

Jerry Schatzberg is notably known for his iconic and intimate portraits of famous figures, for example, the defining cover of Blonde and Blonde featuring a scowling Bob Dylan. However, before that sudden switch, Schatzberg was a fashion photographer, trained by the famous Alexey Brodovitch. Here are some of his shots taken for magazines such as Vogue, Esquire, Glamour and McCall’s during the ‘50s and ‘60s. Continue reading »

Life, Death And Dreams: The Beautiful And Fashionable Art Of Shikimi

Life, Death And Dreams: The Beautiful And Fashionable Art Of Shikimi

A Tokyo-based illustrator with a broad fan base, Shikimi combines a refined sensibility for fashion and design, an ability to create striking compositions, and an an eye for detail and aesthetic balance, resulting in exquisite and detailed tableaus centered on characters. Continue reading »

Cool Transformations Of People In The Hands Of The Russian Stylist

Cool Transformations Of People In The Hands Of The Russian Stylist

Stylist from Moscow Alexandr Rogov shows some of his works. He proves that any man or woman may look absolutely different. Those people who give up on their appearance should simply come to a professional. Continue reading »

Cool Pics Defined Fashion Trend Of Young Women In The 1990s

Group at seawall, West Palm Beach, July 4, 1990
Cool Pics Defined Fashion Trend Of Young Women In The 1990s

Women’s fashion in the 1990s is very distinct. While not quite as loud as the eighties, the nineties took that attitude and tried to be a little smarter and a little classier. Sometimes designers succeeded, sometimes they didn’t. Continue reading »

Dreamy Photographs Of Young Women Taken By David Hamilton From The 1970s

Dreamy Photographs Of Young Women Taken By David Hamilton From The 1970s

David Hamilton (1933–2016) was a British photographer, who grew up in London. His schooling was interrupted by World War II. As an evacuee, he spent some time in the countryside of Dorset, which inspired his work. After the war, Hamilton returned to London and finished school before moving to France where he has lived ever since. Continue reading »

Go Get Glitter: The Superb Creative Glitter Makeup Ideas For Halloween

Go Get Glitter: The Superb Creative Glitter Makeup Ideas For Halloween

Holly Pollack, 23, and Sophia Levy, 24, were childhood besties who both pursued careers as makeup artists. After struggling to get enough work, the pair headed off to Ibiza where they were inspired to to create their own glitter brand. Whether they’re jetting off to Coachella to get influencers festival-ready or being flown to New York for parties, these girls are set for world domination. Continue reading »

Nike Sneakers That Are Filled With Holy Water And Blessed By A Priest Sell Out Just Minutes After The ‘Jesus Shoes’ Were Released

Nike Sneakers That Are Filled With Holy Water And Blessed By A Priest Sell Out Just Minutes After The 'Jesus Shoes' Were Released

A creative brand has given a few lucky people the chance to walk on water (literally) while adding some spirituality to their style after releasing limited edition ‘Jesus shoes’ that are filled with holy water and have been blessed by a priest – and cost a staggering $3,000. Continue reading »

This Model Crafts Her Own Photoshoot And Self-Portrait Sets

This Model Crafts Her Own Photoshoot And Self-Portrait Sets

There are Instagram influencers and models, then there’s @kihmberlie.

Kihmberlie, otherwise known in real life as Kimberly Douglas, is what you’d call an artistic soul. She’s the type of person who’s sense of style far transcends that of the average person. Perhaps that’s why she’s been on the up-and-up for quite some time now, inspiring many women from all over the world who eagerly wait for every photo that she uploads. Continue reading »

Marvelous Female Portrait Photography By Tatiana Mertsalova

Marvelous Female Portrait Photography By Tatiana Mertsalova

Gorgeous new portraits by Tatiana Mertsalova, a multi-talented photographer, and artist from Saint Petersburg, Russia. Tatiana specializes in portraiture and beauty photography. Continue reading »

Transmitting Signals: The Superb Conceptual Fashion Photography By Ekaterina Belinskaya

Transmitting Signals: The Superb Conceptual Fashion Photography By Ekaterina Belinskaya

Gorgeous female portraits by Ekaterina Belinskaya, a talented photographer, and visual artist who was born on 5 Feb 1988 in Moscow and currently lives and works in Los Angeles, California. Ekaterina focuses mainly on portraiture, fashion, and lifestyle photography. Continue reading »

Japanese Nerd And Fetish Brand Releases Gakuran School Uniform Swimsuit

Japanese Nerd And Fetish Brand Releases Gakuran School Uniform Swimsuit

Japanese fetish and design brand School Fiction has been leading the way with a fashion lineup of “sexy” swimsuits with the aesthetic of traditional Japanese school uniforms. The latest in their series takes another classic Japanese school uniform, the gakuran, and transforms it into a stylish and very convincing swimsuit. Continue reading »

Picture Hats: One Of The Favorite Fashion Styles Of Edwardian Women

Picture Hats: One Of The Favorite Fashion Styles Of Edwardian Women

The Edwardian fashion era is often remembered by large over-sized hats stacked with plums of feathers, bows, flowers, birds, lace, and tulle. They were called Gainsborough or Picture hats for how they framed a lady’s face. Continue reading »

“People Of The Twenty-First Century”: Photographer Spent 20 Years Documenting Fashion Trends Worn By People Around The World

"People Of The Twenty-First Century": Photographer Spent 20 Years Documenting Fashion Trends Worn By People Around The World

“For close to a quarter century now, Hans Eijkelboom has been taking to the shopping streets of countless cities around the world (Amsterdam, New York, Paris, Shanghai—and now also Athens and Kassel) to photographically record the dizzying sartorial diversity that is such a defining hallmark of global capitalism—a plethora of visual (“surface”) difference that, when viewed from the perspective of an artist interested in discerning patterns, i.e., repetition, inevitably results in a document of arresting sameness. Continue reading »

Who Needs Louis Vuitton When This Chicken Bag Exists?!

Who Needs Louis Vuitton When This Chicken Bag Exists?!

Show your significant other how much you love her by giving her the Chicken Bag! It will prove that you really care about her and also have an amazing sense of fashion, plus you’ll show her how great your are with your finances as you will save so much money not buying her a Versace or a Louis Vuitton bag. Scroll down to see the happy owners who already have this beautiful thing in their lives! Continue reading »

These Illustrations Over Photography Tell Us More Than One Side Of The Story

These Illustrations Over Photography Tell Us More Than One Side Of The Story

These illustrations over photography tell more than one side of the story. They tell the unseen side to a woman’s gaze. We all wear our faces carefully, sometimes we do that without even realizing it. It just happens that we secretly want to keep our darkest and hidden secrets just to ourselves and we keep them locked up in ourselves. Continue reading »

Neckties For Cats? That’s Totally A Thing

Neckties For Cats? That’s Totally A Thing

Perfect for a cat that attends business meetings or is planning to start his own company! Continue reading »

Upgrade Plain Cosplay Wear With Collars, Cuffs, Headbands & Wigs Proposed By Sakura Nanase

Upgrade Plain Cosplay Wear With Collars, Cuffs, Headbands & Wigs Proposed By Sakura Nanase

If you enjoy cosplaying and cosplay photo shoots, have you ever had the feeling that something was missing from your look? Have you ever thought: “If only I could add something extra to make it all come together?” If you have, then you may be interested in a cosplay accessory collection called #コスプレをする時によく見るアレ kosupure wo suru toki ni yoku miru are, which translates to “Those things you often see in cosplay.” Continue reading »

Anti-Surveillance Fashion Designed To Trigger And Inject Junk Data In To Automated License Plate Readers

Anti-Surveillance Fashion Designed To Trigger And Inject Junk Data In To Automated License Plate Readers

The fabric on this garment is designed to trigger Automated License Plate Readers, adding unhelpful data to the systems used to surveil our communities. Look fabulous in an all-over printed, body-hugging crop top. Continue reading »

The Extending Mini-Skirts In Paris In The Mid-1960s

The Extending Mini-Skirts In Paris In The Mid-1960s
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The miniskirt was introduced in 1965 at the fashion show of French designer André Courreges. He felt that the design of women’s clothes was not keeping up with the modern trends of the 1950s and 1960s and wanted to introduce a look that was modern, streamlined, and easy. His miniskirts were A-line skirts, narrow at the waist and wider at the hem, that ended four inches above the knee. Continue reading »

35 Brides Before And After Their Wedding Makeup That You’ll Barely Recognize

35 Brides Before And After Their Wedding Makeup That You’ll Barely Recognize

A wedding is a special ceremony and everything has to look perfect – from the food and decorations, to the clothes and hair. The preparations often start in the early morning and the celebration lasts the whole night – and during all this time, the bride’s makeup has to stay perfect. That’s why a good makeup artist can be a godsend for the bride. Continue reading »