Style: girls in cocktail dresses

FEMININE ALLURE

Chanel cocktail dress, Vogue May 1926

Chanel cocktail dress, Vogue May 1926

While researching womens elegant evening wear from the 1920’s I came across these glam photos and wanted to share them.  I love this era which embodied elegance, decadence and fabulousness.

Marlene Dietrich, 1932

Marlene Dietrich

Silent film actress Thalia Barbarova, c. 1920s.

Silent film actress Thalia Barbarova

I don't know but I love the look

I don’t know who this is but I love the look

Three Model 1926. Photograph by Edward Steichen for Vogue. From left to right: Alden Gay wearing a black and white chiffon dress by Madame Frances and a wide-brimmed hat; Marion Morehouse, wearing a light-colored chiffon dress by Jay-Thorpe, with a wide-brimmed hat; Miss Collier, holding a parasol, and wearing a printed chiffon and lace dress with a Tuscan straw hat.

Three Models 1926. Photograph by Edward Steichen for Vogue. From left to right: Alden Gay wearing a black and white chiffon dress by Madame Frances and a wide-brimmed hat; Marion Morehouse, wearing a light-colored chiffon dress by Jay-Thorpe, with a wide-brimmed hat; Miss Collier, holding a parasol, and wearing a printed chiffon and lace dress with a Tuscan straw hat.

Myrna Loy, c. 1920s. (with pearls down the back)

Myrna Loy

Because let’s face it…one can never have too many cocktails cocktail dresses.

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