royallyvintage:

happyroyals:

Crown Princess Mette-Marit when she received the President of Estonia today.


9/2/14

royallyvintage:

happyroyals:

Crown Princess Mette-Marit when she received the President of Estonia today.

9/2/14

(Source: happyswedes)

fripperiesandfobs:

Costume designed by Cecil Beaton for Julie Andrews in the original London production of My Fair Lady, 1958

From the V&A

scntrx:

RIP to every single person who died in the Great War. No matter your allegiance. RIP.

scntrx:

RIP to every single person who died in the Great War. No matter your allegiance. RIP.

(Source: scntrx, via thefirstwaltz)

I know you, I walked with you once upon a dream
I know you, the gleam in your eyes is so familiar a gleam
Yet I know it’s true that visions are seldom all they seem…

(Source: mithrandy, via tsareina)

fripperiesandfobs:

Madame Grès evening dress, 1940’s

From Kerry Taylor Auctions

natgeofound:

A Native American sends smoke signals in Montana, June 1909.Photograph by Dr. Joseph K. Dixon, National Geographic Creative

natgeofound:

A Native American sends smoke signals in Montana, June 1909.Photograph by Dr. Joseph K. Dixon, National Geographic Creative

ephemeral-elegance:

Summer Evening Dress and Petticoat, ca. 1950-55

Pierre Balmain

via V&A

akingdomofroses:

A wedding present from Queen Victoria to her daughter, Princess Alice. It’s made of gold, enamel, pearls and diamonds and it bears the profile of the Princess. It’s inscribed with the following:

To dear Alice from her loving parents Albert and Victoria R who though visibly parted are ever united, April 25 1862