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


Ava Gardner being fitted for a gown by Christian Dior.

Ava Gardner being fitted for a gown by Christian Dior.

Fashion editorial for Mademoiselle, 1959.

Fashion editorial for Mademoiselle, 1959.

Audrey Hepburn being fitted in her wedding dress costume by Hubert de Givenchy for ‘Funny Face’, 1957

Audrey Hepburn being fitted in her wedding dress costume by Hubert de Givenchy for ‘Funny Face’, 1957

Suzy Parker for Handmacher Suits, 1952

Suzy Parker for Handmacher Suits, 1952

Vivian Vance and Lucille Ball in ‘I Love Lucy’, 1950s.

Vivian Vance and Lucille Ball in ‘I Love Lucy’, 1950s.