★ Days Out and Dolls of Paris

★ Hi everyone! After a fun, frantic but generally fabulous two week break, I’m back! I’m so happy to get back to posting, as I have some stuff I can’t wait to share with you, including one particularly vintage-tastic day out! For now though, here’s a fun photo I came across of the New York… Read More

★ Doris Day Visits the USS Juneau, c.1952

★ If anyone truly deserves to be called ‘lovely’, it’s Doris Day. Beautiful, talented, kind, and with a wonderfully sunny disposition, she’s one of my favourite actresses from the golden age of Hollywood. I think her charming personality really shines through in this photo, don’t you? It was… Read More

★ Olga Spessiva in Swan Lake, 1934

★ On this day in 1877, Tchaikovsky’s ballet ‘Swan Lake’ received its première performance at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow. This gorgeous photo is from a 1934 Australian production of the ballet, and features the lovely Russian ballerina Olga Spessiva (originally Spessivtzeva, but it was… Read More