A little black number from Jean Patou for your Friday evening plans. Shot by Philippe Pottier 1957 http://highlowvintage.com/ xo…HLV
MCM-tastic…shot by Philippe Pottier of Simone D’Aillencourt in Jean Patou for L’Officiel Magazine 1957. http://highlowvintage.com/ xo…HLV
French Perfection. Shot by Georges Saad in #Paris. Suit by Jean Patou & gloves/hat from Hermès. 1962 http://highlowvintage.com/ xo…HLV #Pasadena #LongBeach
Wouldn’t you love to wear this right now? By Jean Patou and shot by Philippe Pottier 1961. http://highlowvintage.com/ xo…HLV #Pasadena #LongBeach
Pretty wonderful…shot by Richard Avedon of China Machado in Jean Patou at La Pagode #Paris. 1959 Miss Machado was the first non-Caucasian to be on the cover of a major American fashion magazine…Harper’s Bazaar in 1959 (not this shot btw)…and she’s still modeling. She’s fabulous. http://intothegloss.com/2014/02/china-machado-model/ xo…HLV #Pasadena #LongBeach
How elegant…this is the way to #travel. Shot by Philippe Pottier 1952 on the SS Ile de France Ensemble from Jean Patou xo…HLV #Pasadena #LongBeach
So love the oranges and yellows in these Jean Patou gowns from Bodin fabrics. For Vogue Paris, Ivy Nicholson (L) & Simone D’Aillencoourt (R)….two of HLV’s favorite models.
Ann Gunning in white organza from Jean Patou…love the silver embroidery. Shot at the Fashion Museum of the City of Paris in 1954 for Vogue. Photographer is Henry Clarke.