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


Model wearing an evening gown by Christian Dior, 1950. Photo by Irving Penn.

Model wearing an evening gown by Christian Dior, 1950. Photo by Irving Penn.

Grace Kelly and Gary Cooper in ‘High Noon’, 1952.

Grace Kelly and Gary Cooper in ‘High Noon’, 1952.

Pulp illustration by Victor Kalin, 1955.

Pulp illustration by Victor Kalin, 1955.

Esther Williams, 1956

Esther Williams, 1956

Marty Robbins - They're Hanging Me Tonight
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Marty Robbins — They’re Hanging Me Tonight - 1959