Carmen Dell'Orefice will be 82 in 2013.  bernie madoff ruined her financially, but with a face like this, she'll never be without work on the runway & on the other side of a camera!  WOW!

Inspiration for me. Carmen Dell’Orefice (born June is 80 years old right now. She is the oldest model in the world modeling for the last 66 years, placing herself in the Guinness Book of World Records. Kudos and snaps to this beautiful woman!


"I'm too fabulous for this crap." A little motivation to remind you how great life can be once you realize what a beautiful, unique and fabulous diva you are. Self confidence is a wonderful thing.

Farrah <3

HISTORY OF SWIMWEAR - Actress FARRAH FAWCETT was a swimsuit icon in the A poster of her wearing a simple rust-colored bathing suit and a wide smile adorned many a teenager's bedroom.

vogue, 1965.

Bettina Lauer 1965 wearing Oscar de la Renta, photographed by Irving Penn green silk structured gown dress beaded wide cowl neckline rhinestones hairstyle vintage couture fashion modern styles

this photo always makes me laugh

Classic Side Eye-Sophia Loren and Jayne Mansfield. Sorry Jayne, you have nothing on Sophia!

Retro beach wear- love it!

Many decades ago, long before the beach became synonymous with bikini-clad hotties, there were simply ladies in modest swim wear, out for a dip rather than a swim. Take a look at some classic swim wear photos from the pages of vintage fashion magazines.

sailing in style

Model next to the ship Oriana wearing a khaki travel suit by Frederick Starke, Photo by Henry Clarke.

Lucy <3

Younger people who remember Lucille Ball as "I Love Lucy" often don't know she was a stunning beauty as a young model and actress.


25 of the best fashion quotes of all time - see attached article . "Nothing makes a woman more beautiful than the belief that she is beautiful.” - Sophia Loren in Venice, 1955