Category Archives: 1950s

The Rise and Fall of Mme Gres

I have recently become particularly enamoured with the fantastic French designer Mme Grès who specialised in statuesque Grecian mid-century masterpieces of fashion.  Despite her work being extraordinarily popular she does not sit alongside the other fashion greats of this period … Continue reading

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Put Together the Perfect 1950s Outfit

Sometimes I take it for granted that people who visit our boutique or website know exactly which items to put together to make the perfect 1950s-style outfit.  Upon realising that some of you ladies need some ideas and inspiration about … Continue reading

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In Memory of Jane Russell

I am going to go a little off topic and focus on the gorgeous Jane Russell for this blog entry.  As a former film student, hours upon hours spent watching icons such as Russell inspired my passion for this era … Continue reading

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New Photoshoot with Wardrobe by Lady JoJo’s

We have had some very beautiful images back from a recent photoshoot by the fabulous Cristina Carra Caso for which we provided the wardrobe.  Considering this shoot took place in the depths of winter when we had next to no … Continue reading

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Vintage Styles Making a Comeback in 2011 – 1950s

Vintage-inspired fashion is tipped to lead the trends in the up-coming SS11 season and here at Lady JoJo’s we are so excited at the diversity.  Fashions from the 1950s, 1960s and even the recently revived fashions of the 1970s are … Continue reading

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