roaring twenties

Vintage Photography: The Roaring Twenties

“Life is a beautiful magnificent thing, even to a jellyfish.”

― Charles Chaplin

Zelf kan ik geen genoeg krijgen van bijzondere vintage foto’s uit het verleden. Ik sla ze altijd op in mijn computer, en heb inmiddels volledige boekwerken bij elkaar zo ongeveer.

De afgelopen tijd zijn er weer een heleboel schitterende foto’s uit met name de jaren 20 bijgekomen. Deze deel ik natuurlijk graag met jullie.

Fellow vintage lovers, geniet met me mee! (meer…)

Vintage: The 10 Commandments To Stay Beautiful (From A 1920’s Beauty Magazine!)

“They were smart and sophisticated, with an air of independence about them, and so casual about their looks and clothes and manners as to be almost slapdash. I don’t know if I realized as soon as I began seeing them that they represented the wave of the future, but I do know I was drawn to them. I shared their restlessness, understood their determination to free themselves of the Victorian shackles of the pre-World War I era and find out for themselves what life was all about.”

― Colleen Moore

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Vintage Summers in Pictures Part II: The Roaring Twenties

“And so with the sunshine and the great bursts of leaves growing on the trees, just as things grow in fast movies, I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer.”

― F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby (meer…)