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


Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

People at a Parade, 1950. Photo by Saul Leiter.

People at a Parade, 1950. Photo by Saul Leiter.

Clark Gable and Grace Kelly in ‘Mogambo’, 1953.

Clark Gable and Grace Kelly in ‘Mogambo’, 1953.

Fashion photography by Arthur Rothstein, 1952

Fashion photography by Arthur Rothstein, 1952

"Pins ‘n Needles"  Mademoiselle Shoes, 1951. Photo by Mark Shaw

"Pins ‘n Needles"  Mademoiselle Shoes, 1951. Photo by Mark Shaw