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1950s Style

he Magic of the Vintage Woman

Megan Lent | Posted 10.25.2014 | Women
Megan Lent

They came to the subculture in a variety of ways, but there's a thread running though all of their stories: they didn't fit into modern-day life, and the past just seemed better.

1950s Trends We Still Adore Today

Refinery29 | Leeann Duggan | Posted 07.09.2014 | Style

From the ladylike, full-skirt-and-nipped-waist silhouette that's still going strong, to our continuing fascination with pastels, '50s style has offici...

Why Don't Magazine Covers Look Like This Anymore?

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Adams | Posted 01.23.2014 | Style

It's an indisputable fact that the 1950s were a more glamorous time than the present, sneaker-filled world we live in. Nowhere is this more apparent t...

Elvis Presley Predicted What We Would All Wear Back In The 1950s

The Huffington Post | Lauren Leibowitz | Posted 08.16.2013 | Style

Excuse us -- we're "All Shook Up" today. That's because August 16 marks the 36th anniversary of Elvis Presley's untimely death. Though a heart atta...

7 Homes for Sale With a 1950s-Style Diner Inside

Ryan Nickum | Posted 05.05.2013 | HuffPost Home
Ryan Nickum

For those who love classic Americana, there's nothing better than a 1950s-style diner. If you want to spare yourself the hassle of a DIY project, and you have some money to spend, these seven homes for sale come with their very own diner included. Happy Days indeed.

Doris Day, Your Hat Is Making Our Day

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 01.18.2013 | Style

Why isn't it summer yet?

You'll Never Believe Whose Mama This Is...

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 12.07.2012 | Style

Hint: She's our favorite detective.

PHOTO: See Betty White As A '50's Babe

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.13.2012 | Style

Yet another reason to adore her...

Audrey Hepburn Is Beachy Chic

The Huffington Post | Michelle Persad | Posted 10.07.2012 | Style

We'll always think of Audrey Hepburn as Holly Golightly, wearing a demure LBD with a strand of pearls around her neck. Although the style icon popular...

So This Is What Celebs Looked Like Before Photoshop?

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

France Nuyen, who is of Vietnamese and French descent, played Liat in the 1958 movie "South Pacific." The photo below, which was taken on the film's s...

Jayne Mansfield's Hot Pants

The Huffington Post | Sarah Leon | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

"A Look Back" is a daily column that highlights a moment from fashion's fabulous past. Today's pick is of American actress and pin-up girl Jayne Mansf...

PHOTOS: Channel Marilyn Monroe In These 1950s Styles

The Huffington Post | Christina Anderson | Posted 10.11.2012 | Style

Michelle Williams has been making waves as of late with her performance in "My Week With Marilyn," which has landed her a Golden Globe award and an Os...