1950's - Google Search

1950's - Google Search

this ladies face looks a lot like "grandma Gail" on Last Man on Earth Played by Mary Steenburgen. http://www.imdb.com/name/nm0005460/

More maidly inspiration with this 1958 dress. This retro dress style is both pretty *and* wearable! Why did this silhouette ever go out of fashion?

1950s Wedding Dress Pattern Butterick 6581 Vintage Sewing Pattern Bridal Gown with Peplum Tunic and Long Train Unused Pattern

Sewing Pattern Butterick 6581 Wedding Dress Bridal Gown with Peplum Tunic Top and Long Train Unused Factory Folded

C. Z. Guest, photo by Richard Avedon, Vogue October 1951 | flickr skorver1

1951 C. Guest is wearing a beautiful silk dress with beaded and embroidered bodice by Herbert Sondheim, photo by Avedon