1951 Dovima in taffeta and velvet cocktail dress by Christian Dior

Dovima in Christian Dior Cocktail Dress, 1951 So tell me again how chubby models were the "it thing" back in the day. Cause most of the old models were pretty darn thin & elegant looking!

Vintage Dior  Jacques Fath by Walde Huth, Paris, 1955                                                                                                                                                      Mais

Inspiring picture black and white, classic, eiffel tower, fashion, paris. Resolution: Find the picture to your taste!

Vintage Dior Beauty - in projection and perceiving - is 99.9% attitude.  ~Grey Livingston

I would LOVE a reason to wear this Paris Hotel Boutique Journal: Bygone Fashion Photography: Walde Huth

Dior 1948 The best pencil skirt ever! The cut of that back!

Sherlock Graves' Costume - Sherlock Holmes (because she's technically joining the "dress up as your namesake" squad) - She'd probably wear a trench coat like dress but with her usual flaring skirts and unusual patterns

Dior gown, L’officiel de la mode 1950  (via http://www.pinterest.com/sunnybrett/)

Stunning Dior gown, L'officiel de la mode 1950 - A great inspiration to go visit International Pleating in the garment district for your next project!