The supporting role: bras over the years

Ah, the humble bra. An everyday essential for women across the globe and throughout history, the bra has taken many forms since its creation, from metal breastplates to unsupportive mesh fabric. Rachel England...

The Misfits: Marilyn’s last finished film

51 years ago Marilyn Monroe  tragically died of an overdose.  Katerina Vasiliou takes a look at the photos taken during the filming of Monroe's last movie, The Misfits, which reveal a vulnerable,...

A brief history of the platform shoe

An example of an early 17th century Chopine Advantage in Vintage: Platform shoes aren’t a fashion trend restricted to the 20th century, with examples existing of chopines -the forerunner of the platform...

Inspirational gallery: Lena Horne

Lena Horne, the most prominent African-American star of the Forties and Fifties silver screen with the heartbreakingly beautiful face and voice to match, was the first black performer to be signed by a...

Meet Vintage Queen no 93: Charly from the UK

Howdy folks -  I am Charly aka LandGirl1980 and owner of Well Rounded Vintage. I am most honoured to be a part of Top 100 Vintage Queens. *swoon* I came to the "scene" through my love of history,...