Last weekend I spent more time than I'm willing to admit browsing the archives of Top Models Of The World. The site has photos from fashion shows, scans of fashion and beauty editorials from old magazines and vintage ads featuring famous and less famous models. Usually I look for older stuff, but I was sucked in by items from the 1908s and 90s, pictures I've seen on the pages of the actual magazines during the times they were the only
Ines de la Fressange in Chanel was elegance personified:
Even in this kind of an outfit:
The same goes for Iman in Dior:
Even Guerlain and Famke Janssen didn't escape the 80s:
Nobody escaped the mullet:
Janice Dickinson in saner days; Cosmo in less smutty days:
Aziza taught us how do apply blush:
Pretty much my fashion ideal circa 1982:
Serge Lutens took his creative vision from Dior to Shiseido:
Jerry Hall and Joan Severance in French Vogue:
Kimora, before Baby Phat and reality TV:
Cindy was already regretting the pleated pants:
No idea what's going on there, but bunny!!!
Stay tuned for part 2 tomorrow!