Tag Archives: 1961

1961 Fadshion – matching cars and clothes

Although these never went into production, someone thought it was a good idea to match your wardrobe to these Buick Electra 225 1961 convertible tops!

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The Evils of Stilettos in 1961

I found this image on the Shoe Icons virtual shoe museum website that shows women removing their stiletto shoes before entering an historic building where their metal rod reinforced heels would leave pock mark impressions in the original floors. The damage caused … Continue reading

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Vintage Sartorialist – May 9, 1961

Ladies Lunching at the Woodbine Racetrack dining room in Toronto, May 9, 1961

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Shop Windows — Jaeger, May 5, 1961, London

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The 1961 teen fashion scene

(Originally blogged June 9, 2010) While leafing through one of my vintage magazines, a brittle, chipped and torn clipping from a 1961 North Vancouver newspaper fell out. Considering I also started life in North Vancouver in 1961, the irony of … Continue reading

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