Ginger and Strawberry

ladyposts:

Edna Ferber, one of the brightest lights in the New York ‘Bloomsbury Group’ of the twenties and thirties had a penchant for wearing elegantly tailored suits, trousers and all. Noel Coward met her one day in New York when he was wearing a suit very similar to the one Miss Ferber was sporting.

‘Edna, you look almost like a man,’ he told her. ‘So do you,’ she answered.

readerposts:

George Bernard Shaw telegrammed Winston Churchill just prior to the opening of Major Barbara: “Have reserved two tickets for first night. Come and bring a friend if you have one.”

Churchill wired back, “Impossible to come to first night. Will come to second night, if you have one.”

Lady…

vintageblackglamour:

Nancy Wilson in a 1970s Fashion Fair Cosmetics advertisement.
Et tous les bateaux portent ton drapeau…
China Iced Melon with Roberto Cavalli Vokda, melone fresco, lime

China Iced Melon with Roberto Cavalli Vokda, melone fresco, lime

China Frizz Red with Roberto Cavalli Vodka, lime juice, ginger ale and ciliegina maraschino

China Frizz Red with Roberto Cavalli Vodka, lime juice, ginger ale and ciliegina maraschino