The Nifty Fifties
A celebration of fashion and popular culture of the atomic age.
Long live '50's glamour!


Jayne Mansfield

Jayne Mansfield

Model wearing a silk faille cocktail dress by Jean Desses, 1955. Photo by Philippe Pottier.

Model wearing a silk faille cocktail dress by Jean Desses, 1955. Photo by Philippe Pottier.

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

Model with a watermelon purse, Glamour magazine, 1959.

Model with a watermelon purse, Glamour magazine, 1959.

'Curucu, Beast of the Amazon', 1956

'Curucu, Beast of the Amazon', 1956