The Belle Epoque styling in this advert is superb, from the hair and accessories through to the gloriously curvaceous model. Janet Reger adverts were always in a league of their own, and I think this may possibly be one of the Brian Duffy ones.
I’m such a sucker for these Photographic handbooks when I find them in charity shops. I often forget to scan them though, so here are four beautiful images from one – only linked by their photographer.
All images by Gerhard Binanzer, Stuttgart.
Scanned from Modern Photographic Techniques, 1975.
Snia Viscosa jumped right in at the deep end in Venice, invited twenty eccentric different and talented designers to do their own thing with their threads. The result was a spectacular Magliamoda at the Palazzo Grassi on the Grand Canal, and this is what Alice Pollock, Kenzo of Jap and Karl Lagerfeld did with it. What a show!