Days Gone By

Costuming, fashion, silent films and favorite stars, old and new.
missfolly:

James Abbe: Dora Ford (1920s)

Kittyinva: That is the most incredible diamond!

missfolly:

James Abbe: Dora Ford (1920s)

Kittyinva: That is the most incredible diamond!

Kittyinva: 1928 Corinne Griffith on set of “The Garden of Eden”, talking to a visiting D.W. Griffith. Colorized by Gagman 66.

Kittyinva: 1928 Corinne Griffith on set of “The Garden of Eden”, talking to a visiting D.W. Griffith. Colorized by Gagman 66.

Kittyinva: I found this to be quite interesting. Apparently it took until 1928 for Buick to get around to making adjustable front seats. “No more cushions behind your back”. As a short woman, I notice things like this! I wonder if Buick was the first to have such an innovation, or if others came first and they are finally following along. Anyway, just a bit more 1920’s trivia.

Kittyinva: I found this to be quite interesting. Apparently it took until 1928 for Buick to get around to making adjustable front seats. “No more cushions behind your back”. As a short woman, I notice things like this! I wonder if Buick was the first to have such an innovation, or if others came first and they are finally following along. Anyway, just a bit more 1920’s trivia.

Kittyinva: Beautiful Jane Seymour in the wedding dance scene from “The Scarlet Pimpernel”.

Kittyinva: Beautiful Jane Seymour in the wedding dance scene from “The Scarlet Pimpernel”.

Kittyinva: 1924 May McAvoy from the Cinema Stars series of postcards.

Kittyinva: 1924 May McAvoy from the Cinema Stars series of postcards.

Kittyinva: 1926 ad for Noe-Equl Hosiery and Lingerie. Adorable pj’s!

Kittyinva: 1926 ad for Noe-Equl Hosiery and Lingerie. Adorable pj’s!

Kittyinva: From 1925 “Needleart” magazine, Fall lampshades!

Kittyinva: From 1925 “Needleart” magazine, Fall lampshades!