Etikettarkiv: modeteckning

A royal dress, high fashion in Denmark

A royal dress, high fashion in Denmark

Look at this beautiful dress, isn´t it amazing, when you really study it in detail! This very big painting from 1776 hangs at the Statens Museum for Kunst in Copenhagen / København. It is painted by the danish artist Virgilius Eriksen and is a portrait of The Queen Dowager Juliane Marie / Enkedronning Juliane Marie. In… Läs mer…

Modeteckning på 50-talet / fashion illustration in the 50’s

Modeteckning på 50-talet / fashion illustration in the 50’s

Det är fantastiskt att bläddra i gamla modemagasin och se hur mycket illustrationer de innehåller. Vackra annonser, modereportage, tips och mönster av så många duktiga illustratörer. Här är några härligt retro mode- och annonsteckningar från Bonniers Månadstidning nr 6-7 1950. Alla dessa är alltså från ett enda nummer av tidningen. Illustrationen ovan är signerad Marstrand.… Läs mer…

Girls, glamour, vintage and illustrators

Girls, glamour, vintage and illustrators

If you like vintage glamour girls, are a bit nostalgic, and loves beautiful illustrations you must look at ondiraiduveau´s image collection on flickr. It´s a collection of well over hundred famous illustrators from around the 1940´s and 50´s, and their beauty girl illustrations. Personally I get a bit tired of all the examples of look-a-like pin up… Läs mer…

Great advertisement web museum

Great advertisement web museum

A great German web site for us who like retro and vintage images is Wirtschaftswundermuseum. Page after page with ads, illustrations, photos, packaging designs, boxes for toys, cook books and a lot more images of all kind, from the 1950s and 1960s. Focus is on the west and east Germany (DDR). Gives you a nice… Läs mer…

David Ellwand and David Downton

David Ellwand and David Downton

Yesterdays news is this book, but still so beautiful and amazing, I just have to show it to you. ”Fairie-ality” by David Ellwand from 2002, with fashion illustrations by David Downton, is a book to slowly inhale. My husband gave it to me 10 years ago, knowing that I am not that interested in fairies,… Läs mer…