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Dress by Limb. Must sew for me! @Róisín Reid Muldoon made her own version - stunning! Fabric here: http://www.hawthornethreads.com/fabric/designer/alexander_henry_house_designer/golden_garden/golden_garden_in_teal

Vintage Soviet Lookbooks

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Barbara Stanwyck--look at that brooch! 40s fashion color photo print ad movie star model teal blue dress day hat gloves purse necklace hair style red brown

don't care for the shoes...they remind me of something elementary school teachers wore in the 90's...

You'd be forgiven for thinking that the bright blue decorations on traditional Chinese jewellery are enamel or metal work. However, historically, these were in fact made with tiny kingfisher feathers - and I mean TINY, having seen some similar pieces in person! The effect looks almost like silk embroidery and is a testament to the amount of craftsmanship that went into these pieces.

You'd be forgiven for thinking that the bright blue decorations on traditional Chinese jewellery are enamel or metal work. However, historically, these were in fact made with tiny kingfisher feathers - and I mean TINY, having seen some similar pieces in person! The effect looks almost like silk embroidery and is a testament to the amount of craftsmanship that went into these pieces.