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1914

1914 This could be a girl slightly older than Pollyanna. Many still had long, uncut hair. It would not usually have been piled high (as in Gibson Girl time) but hair was usually arranged to extend around the head and come out some from the sides.

A late 19th century pearl, diamond and sapphire hinged bangle, circa 1890

I want this. Everthing I love- pearl, diamond, sapphire. A late century pearl, diamond and sapphire hinged bangle, circa 1890 So much history and old world glamour!

Mother and Child

Things a daughter needs from her mother. I write this from the aspect of a woman who is a daughter. I write this from the point of view of a woman who has a step-daughter that came into my life when she was 7 years old. I write this from .

Madame Grès, 1956. Photo: Philippe Pottier.

Jacky Mazel in black silk gown illuminated by panels of white taffeta, by Grès; jewelry by Van Cleef & Arpels. Photo by Philippe Pottier, 1956

1940's

So much in this photo has faded away. But not her face. Just like my memory of her. New York, 1948 by Robert Barone

1954

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ART NOUVEAU Ring Gold Plique-à-jour Pearl Diamond French, c.1900 Ring Case Ref: 3911

Gold Plique-à-jour, pearl and diamond ring. French, Art Nouveau, by cecile

A beautifully composed and light 1920s portrait of a young woman sporting bobbed hair. #vintage #twenties

A beautifully composed and light portrait of a young woman sporting bobbed hair. Slightly messy, maybe Varya?

1959 Nina Ricci

1959 Nina Ricci Women took pride in how they dress back then, now its pjs and sweats

A strikingly elegant 1952 Hattie Carnegie skirt suit

American model Dovima wearing a suit by Hattie Carnegie, 1952 - I'd really love this in a jewel or autumn pallet. I like blue, but I'm more of a royal or sapphire than a robin's egg.