Category Archives: Style shakers

Rosy the Riveter dead at 92

Mary Doyle Keefe was 92 when she passed away today. Keefe was 19 when she was paid $10.00 to pose for two mornings in Arlington, Vermont for the artist Norman Rockwell. Working as a telephone operator, Mary had no idea that … Continue reading

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Lauren Bacall’s shoes

Lauren Bacall’s passing today reminded me that although the FHM doesn’t have a lot of famous people’e clothing, one of the celebrity items we do have is a pair of shoes from the personal wardrobe of Lauren Bacall from about 1956. … Continue reading

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Passing Legend – Deborah Turbeville 1932-2013

My friend Maggie emailed me a couple of days ago to let me know Deborah Turbeville had died. I admit I didn’t recognize her name at first but I immediately recognized her work. Turbeville was one of the photographers that … Continue reading

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Offbeat Fashionistas – Doris Day

Everyone thinks of Audrey Hepburn or Jackie Kennedy when listing fashion leaders, but I think there are others that get forgotten like Doris Day. Whether she’s wearing Irene, Jean Louis or someone else, Doris Day’s early 1960s style is always … Continue reading

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