Women’s Fashion & Swimwear of 1890s | Vintage Fashion



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In this footage, we see the women’s fashion and swimwear in the 1890s.

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An Evening Fashion Show at the Savoy Hotel London (1951) | Vintage Fashions



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Models walk in beauty at an evening fashion show at the Savoy Hotel London. Taken from the excerpt “She Walks In Beauty”.

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Removable Skirts at the Internation Fashion Fair (1950s) | Vintage Fashions



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A look at some of the latest fashions on display at the first International Fashion Fair including removable skirts.

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English Boy Scouts Brave The Snow (1963) | Vintage Fashion



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The scouts here are from Westminster and Ealing troups and they are on an excursion in Wisley Park, Surrey. The scouts fashions are quite peculiar and typical of 1960s scout uniforms. The boys wear overcoats, berets, and walking boots with turnover tops and thick socks, yet bare their legs with tiny shorts.

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The Perfect Man (1941) | Vintage Fashion



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The Perfect Man. A bit of eye candy for the ladies and something to aspire to for the men. A male beauty contest that took place in San Francisco in 1941 shows some men in their underwear flexing their muscles.

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Sexy Spectacle Trends & Glasses Fashions (1955) | Vintage Fashions



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Some fabulous designs of 1950s spectacle trends are modeled for choosing the right pair of glasses in terms of frame, color, and shape for a woman’s face.

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1960’s Prediction of 21st Century Fashion | Vintage Fashion



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In 1960, Harry and Monty Moss (of Moss Bros.) had a go at predicting what might be fashionable in the year 2000. They were wrong.

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Nylon Vs. Cashmere Fashion Face-Off (1950s) | Vintage Fashions



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The 1950s Fashion World incorporated both nylon and cashmere. Which style do you prefer?

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Vintage Fashion, Nylon Vs. Cashmere, original 1950s fashion footage.

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Elizabeth Taylor Fashion Show “Aggressively Sexy But Very Feminine” (1968) | Vintage Fashion



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Elizabeth Taylor Fashion Show (1968) – taken from the British Pathe film archive. Elizabeth Taylor launches her new fashion boutique with this exciting Paris show, dancers model the fashions whilst guests sit and watch in a members club style.

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London Fashion Do’s & Dont’s (1946) | Vintage Fashions



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A British Pathé commentator judges the fashion of women who walk by him on the streets of London in 1946.

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Clothes Made of Metal (1956) | Vintage Fashion



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Models from 8 countries gather to show creations from leading designers. The clothes are made from the new lurex metallic yarn. Evening dresses, cocktail suits, pajamas & more include all sorts of metal details. These fabrics are being manufactured in Britain.

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French Fashion Designer Pierre Balmain’s Rainwear (1952) | Vintage Fashion



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Glamorize your rain wear with silver buttons and belts. These accessories are typical of the season’s styles in 1952. The clothing is designed by French fashion guru Pierre Balmain. She knows how to add exciting beauty to clothing, in this case to rainwear.

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Women’s Fashion: Snazzy Shirt Outfits! (1950s) | Vintage Fashion



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In this footage from the 1950s showcases women wearing a snazzy collection of shirt outfits for every occasion!

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1950s fashion show taken from the original British Pathe reel “Shirt Fashions”, piano music by Peggy Desmond.

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Fashion Inspired By Fruit! (1963) | Vintage Fashion



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Fashion designer Charles William-Davis takes his inspiration from fruit in this colourful film from 1963. Filmed in Mayfair, London.

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Puppet Fashion Show (1960) | Vintage Fashion



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This is not your typical fashion show. This show really captured people’s attention. This show was more glamorous than most, only being marionettes showing off a variety of outfits. This took place at The Cypress Club in London, 1960.

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Sun Sign Tattoo Fashion Craze (1960s) | Vintage Fashion



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Sun sign tattoo fashion craze. Quirky and bizarre film about a new 1960s craze where people are tanning themselves but with tape on their backs. They peel it away to reveal a message. Slightly sinister voice over!

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Topless Torero & Housewives Test Out New Invention ‘Picas’ (1956) | Vintage Fashion



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Topless Torero teaches 1950s housewives the “Picas”. A new stream lined way of exercising called Las Picas.
A slimming device expertly demonstrated by a topless man and some London show girls. A very innovative invention.

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A slimming device expertly demonstrated by a topless man and some London show girls. A very innovative invention.
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Vidal Sasson’s Hairstyle Designs! (1955) | Vintage Fashion



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In this footage, Vidal Sassoon shares his latest hairstyle designs inspired from modern Spain. The fashion show takes place in Dorchester Hotel in London in 1955.

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Fantastic colour footage of Sassoon’s designs.

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Bath In Your Best Clothes! (1966) | Vintage Fashion



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Bath In Your Best Clothes! Another funny Pathe 1966 film which shows a couple demonstrating this new fabric treatment that apparently will be the next in thing. This stay in stay shape process gives a permanent shape to clothes.

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Christian Dior Fur Fashion Show in London (1969) | Vintage Fashion



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Christian Dior fur fashion show, London, taken from the British Pathe reel “Extra!! Fur Fashions”. Frederick Castet puts on this show in collaboration with Christian Dior, it was on Conduit Street.

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