Carmen Miranda was a beautiful, talented, vivacious, colourful, and amazing Portuguese born Brazilian samba singer, dancer, Broadway actress and filmstar. See her last performance on the last day of her life.
The traditional dirdnl worn mainly in Germany, Switzerland and Austria, is made up of several parts. Obviously there's the skirt or dress depending on the season, and the apron. However a good bodice and often blouse combination can really hit the fashion mark.
The Oktoberfest held every September and October in Munich attracts people from all over the World. Many stunning and attractive young women love to attend in groups dressed to the hilt in Traditional German Dirndl dresses.
Wait! I don't have to imagine what the girls look like in dirndl. I just have to look up some festive pics from recent Oktoberfests in Munich, Germany. Just like these great Oktoberfest photos right here.
The Oktoberfest is not only known for consuming massive amounts of German beer each year. But also a place where men wearing their Lederhosen (leather shorts) celebrate the festival with girls and women clad in traditional German dirndls or costume dress.
After a very long break Doing Fashion is back as An Open Vein to keep you up to date with fashion. In particular keeping you up to date with retro and vintage fashion styles. This includes clothing, hairstyles and makeup of pinup girls, movie stars and other performers from yesteryear to today. Also the popular Rockabilly fashion styles based on the 1950's rock'n'roll theme.
The Spring and Summer fashion collections at Fashion Week 2011 in Paris earlier this year. However you can also find totally bizarre costumes that could be best described as art worn by underfed models strutting the Parisian catwalks in front of an amazed and curious audience.
Kate Middleton who was born as Catherine Elizabeth Middleton in Reading, England will marry Prince William of Wales at Westminster Abbey
Elizabeth the actress and social activist was famous for her glamorous lifestyle and her stunning beauty. As well as her eight marriages to seven men including