Inspirational Images: Silver Screen

1970s, british boutique movement, bus stop, lee bender, petticoat magazine

bus stop alain walsh december 71

Play at being a sparkling sexy Forties’ star. Outshine them all in this silver waistcoat and matching turban from Bus Stop. Wear it with a slinky black velvet or satin pants. Glitter up your eyelids and put a sprinkling of litter on your cheekbones. Bring your hair forward in curls under the turban, pop on a dark plummy lipstick, and you’ll really look like a super Forties’ star.

Photographed by Alain Walsh. Scanned by Miss Peelpants from Petticoat, December 1971

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