Monday, August 27, 2012

Madison Avenue Monday: Designed for Action

Summer is drawing to an (unofficial) close next week on Labor Day....

So let's enjoy a few more lazy days of summer in this fabulous fashion illustration spread from the Simplicity summer pattern book, 1952.


Designed for Action, Simplicity Summer 1952, Madison Avenue Monday, Serendipity Handmade

Designed for Action, Simplicity Summer 1952, Madison Avenue Monday, Serendipity Handmade

Designed for Action, Simplicity Summer 1952, Madison Avenue Monday, Serendipity Handmade

Designed for Action, Simplicity Summer 1952, Madison Avenue Monday, Serendipity Handmade


6 comments:

  1. Oh! I love 2441! :)

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    1. Me too! I'd love to make a swimsuit out of that pattern.

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  2. Yay, a selection of images from my first vintage fashion love as a child - and still to this day - the delightful 1950s. I can never, ever get enough of the awesome fashions of this decade, especially when they're as cute and summery as these ones are.

    ♥ Jessica

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    1. I love these illustrations...they have dreamy feel to them that is perfect for the lazy days of summer.

      So glad you enjoyed them as well!

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