Diary of a Vintage Soul

Living in the past, loving the future.
theniftyfifties:

Jean Patchett wearing an emerald ring from Harry Winston and turquoise ring from Van Cleef & Arpels for Harper’s Bazaar, October, 1955. Photo by Frances Pellegrini.

theniftyfifties:

Jean Patchett wearing an emerald ring from Harry Winston and turquoise ring from Van Cleef & Arpels for Harper’s Bazaar, October, 1955. Photo by Frances Pellegrini.

(Source: monsieur-j)

Sarah Vaughan performing “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” around 1958.
Jane Greer
Lauren Bacall
I know smoking is “wrong”, but these vintage beauties, Jane Greer and Lauren Bacall, make it look so enticing.

Rita Hayworth

My favorite Golden Hollywood film actress, Rita Hayworth in a shot from the classic 1946 film, Gilda.
Lindsay Lohan really could be pretty.
Sugar Chile Robinson performing with Count Basie in the film Sugar Chile Robinson, Billie Holiday, Count Basie and His Sextet.
Sugar Child Robinson performing “Caledonia”.