"Me at sixteen with prom date. My brother’s best friend, Milton!" ~ Vanessa Shaw submitted this photo to our #myVBG page at http://myvbg.com. The Vintage Black Glamour book (http://VBGbook.com) focuses mostly on artists and entertainers - but we never want to forget the legends in our own families! We are still accepting submissions to #myVBG where you have the chance to share the diva(s) or divo(s) in your family with the world. Feel free to upload your photos at http://myvbg.com/ - (please do not email me!) with his or her name, city, date/location of photo and a fun VBG-ish fact about them with the hashtag #myVBG and #vbgbook. Thank you! #vintageblackglamour #myvbg #vbgbook #vintage #prom #1960s #1960sfashion
Johnny Depp and Winona Ryder at The Golden Globe awards 1991
Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello double date at Disneyland with Shelley Fabares and her unpictured date, 1959.
Crystal of nakedcowgirl vintage
My maternal grandparents certainly were a dashing Prussian couple.
The Mods of London photographed by Carlotta Cardana
The ‘Mod Scene‘ is a subculture that originated in London in the late 1950s and peaked in the early to mid 1960s. The scene is still thriving these days and caught the attention of London-based photographer Carlotta Cardana. Mod Couples started as an exploration of the Mod scene as a whole and as Cardana advanced, she noticed that the pictures that were more powerful and interesting were those of couples, so she decided to focus exclusively on them. She became utterly fascinated at how the construction of identity is not only negotiated with the accepted norms of the subculture and society at large, but with one’s partner as well.
repeat after me:
there are white people suffering in the world
but the white people who are suffering are not suffering because...