Inspirational Images: Year of the slippery little dress

1960s, Harpers Bazaar, janice wainwright, jean-loup sieff
Photographed by Jeanloup Sieff

Seen at Jean-Yves Elrhodes’ hair salon in Paris. Tricel jersey dress; Janice Wainwright at Simon Massey, 7 gns at Just Looking.

We can but hope that this salon is pickled in vinegar exactly as shown in this incredible image.

Photographed by Jeanloup Sieff. Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Harpers Bazaar, October 1969

7 thoughts on “Inspirational Images: Year of the slippery little dress

  1. It was indeed a year of ‘slippery’ dresses… My sis & I took our mum to the fabric store & we each picked out our shiny stretchy fabrics. Mum, who is a wonderful sewer, made me a jumpsuit out of shiny stretchy royal blue with a pale blue middle, & a gorgeous drapey mini cranberry dress for my sis..

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