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


Du Pont Nylon bridal wear in Vogue, 1950s.

Du Pont Nylon bridal wear in Vogue, 1950s.

Dovima wearing a dress with cape by Norman Norell for Harper’s Bazaar, February 1958.

Dovima wearing a dress with cape by Norman Norell for Harper’s Bazaar, February 1958.

1950s pulp illustration.

1950s pulp illustration.

Rock Hudson

Rock Hudson

Anne St Marie photographed by Richard Avedon for the cover of Harper’s Bazaar, 1956.

Anne St Marie photographed by Richard Avedon for the cover of Harper’s Bazaar, 1956.